As the importance of ESG increases it has become more apparent that the social aspects are hard to quantify objectively.
Ton Goedmakers, director of Dutch family-owned facility management firm Vebego said that as one of the biggest employers of disabled people in the Netherlands, creating work has as considerable social impact. #
“But that’s the difficulty also, how to measure that which is something everybody is struggling with and we try to be a frontrunner on that,” he told Real Asset Insight’s Richard Betts during the recent Provada real estate event.
“We work with a couple of organisations that are helping us to measure the social impact of creating a job and we’re trying to measure that, but it’s still a new world.”
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