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As regulation becomes more pervasive, your organization must be able to report with complete confidence on a wide range of sustainability-related business activities. It’s integral to overall success.

Charles Murphy

EY Global ESG Reporting Managed Services Leader

Digital leader. Passionate about supporting sustainable transformation through leading successful teams, services and projects. Avid reader. Dyslexia advocate.

Charlie leads the Global ESG Reporting solution within the Sustainability and EY Global Managed Services practices. He supports organizations to transform ESG reporting through an end-to-end approach that delivers the compliance and insight needed to accelerate sustainable growth.

Charlie is passionate about the power of ESG reporting to enhance sustainability performance and deliver better business outcomes. He draws upon 20 years’ experience across data and analytics, and assurance, to help organizations implement a data-driven, “assurance-ready” Managed Services approach to ESG that lifts the reporting burden from management, freeing them to focus on the core business. Charlie supports clients in markets around the world, in diverse industries including life sciences, automotive, consumer products and energy.

Based in London, Charlie held senior roles across the Big Four consulting firms prior to joining the global EY organization.

He has a Master of Engineering degree from the University of Nottingham and an MBA from the University of Manchester.

How Charlie is building a better working world

ESG performance is increasingly linked to broader business success. Investors and stakeholders need companies to focus on ESG, to support long-term profitable growth. Organizations that can elevate ESG reporting can lift sustainability performance too, and win over investors, customers, regulators and partners.

“I’m determined to help clients overcome the challenges that see them spending too much time trying to get ESG reporting right, rather than actually driving sustainability. I believe our Managed Services approach is the best way to help overcome many of the obstacles currently standing in the way of reliable, trusted ESG reporting, including a lack of the right talent, technology and difficulty keeping up with evolving regulation. More importantly, our connected broad approach, moves ESG reporting far beyond compliance. We’re committed to continually uncovering more opportunities to accelerate sustainable transformation and add more value to clients and society.”

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