Operating at the cutting edge of one of the world’s biggest long-term challenges, the quest for longer, healthier lives, the health care sector offers an interesting mix of challenge and opportunity from an ESG perspective.
Healthcare companies operate at the cutting edge of one of the world’s biggest long-term challenges – the quest for longer, better life. On the one hand they are well positioned to help promote good health and well-being. But on the other, the industry faces criticism over some of its business practices, especially in terms of product safety, marketing and price fixing.
Below, we take a look at what we believe are the primary environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks and opportunities to consider when assess- ing the healthcare sector.
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