For the fifth consecutive year, Telus has been recognized by Dow Jones Sustainability World Index as a global leader in sustainability and social capitalism. Telus is also the only North American telecoms company and one of only five Canadian companies recognized on the World Index across 24 industries.
Ranking at the 90th percentile in the telecommunications industry for its leadership in sustainability on the North American Index for the 20th year in a row, Telus continues its commitment to improving the social, economic, environmental, and health outcomes for Canadians.
“Earning this level of recognition from one of the world’s most reputable institutions is a testament to our team’s unwavering efforts to protect and support our communities and our customers,” said Darren Entwistle, President and CEO, Telus.
“Social capitalism is embedded in everything we do — it is at the centre of every decision we make. We are proud of our global leadership in sustainability and our dedication to exploring new and innovative ways to reduce our carbon footprint and minimize our impact on the planet while creating sustainable value for the communities where we live, work and serve,” said Doug French, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Telus.
The Dow Jones Sustainability World Index comprises global sustainability leaders as identified by SAM, part of S&P Global, and represents the top 10% of the largest 2,500 companies in the S&P Global BMI.