Recognized for a score of 88 in first year GRESB environmental, social, and governance benchmark assessment
PITTSBURGH—October 17, 2022—In its first annual submission to GRESB (formerly known as Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark), Expedient, a leading Full-Stack Cloud Service Provider (CSP) delivering an array of essential cloud, infrastructure as a service (IaaS), colocation and managed services, earned a score of 88 in the 2022 GRESB Infrastructure Assessment, outperforming the international average of 67 out of a possible score of 100.
GRESB annually assesses and benchmarks the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) performance of real estate and infrastructure firm assets worldwide, to provide insights to investors and other stakeholders on complex sustainability topics. The GRESB assessments are guided by material issues in asset investments’ sustainability performance and align with international reporting frameworks, goals, and emerging regulations.
“Expedient is committed to maintaining sustainable business practices in its operational activities and new investments, in order to drive long-term value for our shareholders and community stakeholders,” said Shawn McGorry, the company’s President & Chief Executive Officer. “We’re encouraged by this benchmark in our first-year submission with GRESB, as a baseline for the future of our ESG program.”
Expedient clients interested in further information may request a copy of the assessment summary report from their client advisor.
GRESB is a mission-driven and industry-led organization providing standardized and validated ESG data to financial markets. Established in 2009, GRESB has become a benchmark for real estate and infrastructure investments worldwide, used by more than 140 institutional and financial investors to inform decision-making. For more information, visit gresb.com.
Expedient is a full stack cloud service provider, helping companies transform their IT operations through award-winning multi-cloud solutions and managed services including enterprise cloud, disaster recovery, virtual desktop infrastructure, security and compliance, and more. The company’s Cloud Different™️ approach provides an on-ramp to the cloud, supporting the optimization and delivery of all applications (both core essential and cloud native). Named VMware’s Americas Cloud Partner of the Year and acknowledged in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service, Expedient eases a customer’s transition to the cloud by providing curated and bundled best of breed solutions backed by “white glove” services and support. Expedient data centers are compliant with a variety of regulatory mandates, including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) as well as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Service Organization Control (SOC) reports are completed and audited annually for all locations and infrastructure platforms. Learn more at expedient.com.