|Date joined:||16 October, 2017|
|Initiatives:||Asset Owner Alliance, Net Zero Insurance Alliance, and Principles for Sustainable Insurance|
Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 54,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations. The Group is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1872. The holding company, Zurich Insurance Group Ltd (ZURN), is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and has a level I American Depositary Receipt (ZURVY) program, which is traded over-the-counter on OTCQX. Further information about Zurich is available at www.zurich.com.
Zurich and CR
Zurich’s corporate responsibility strategy aims to create value for Zurich and society as a whole. Through making use of Zurich’s core skills in risk and investment management, it is opening the door to a more resilient future for individuals and communities. In line with Zurich’s commitment to the UN Global Compact and its own corporate governance standards, it is integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into its insurance and investment processes, allowing it to take a responsible and ethical approach to business. Zurich participates in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), FTSE4Good, CDP and MSCI, and has been a signatory of the UN Global Compact since 2011 and Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) since 2012.
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