American Express Releases 2021-2022 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report
American Express (NYSE: AXP) today released its 2021-2022 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report. The report highlights the company's progress on its ESG strategy and roadmap announced last year to advance its goals across three core pillars: Promote Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I); Advance Climate Solutions; and Build Financial Confidence.
"Since announcing our ESG framework in 2020, we have solidified our strategy by developing a clear roadmap to translate our objectives into action and have been rapidly executing on our priorities," said Stephen J. Squeri, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "I am exceptionally proud of what we have achieved to date on our ESG strategy, thanks to the dedication of our colleagues around the world who bring our company's purpose to life. We will continue to build on our momentum to back our colleagues, customers and communities and make a positive impact in people's lives."
Key milestones detailed in the report include:
Promoting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Advancing Climate Solutions
Building Financial Confidence
Sustainable Financing and ESG Reporting Frameworks
American Express' ESG Report is mapped to the following voluntary reporting standards and frameworks: Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards Core Option, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), and Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
To view the 2021-2022 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report and learn more about American Express' ESG strategy, visit https://go.amex/esg.
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