Mazars is a partner of the CEE Sustainability Summit in Prague

Bratislava, 11 May, 2022. The International Center for Sustainable Finance (ISFC) is organizing the CEE Sustainable Finance Summit, sponsored by Mazars, from May 16-20, 2022 in Prague.

The summit will bring together politicians, experts not only from Mazars, financiers and other dignitaries to discuss the future of sustainability, especially in the region of Central and Eastern Europe. During the summit, they will publish a new ISFC report outlining steps for sustainable investment in this part of the old continent.

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"The topic of sustainability is crucial for Mazars, not only in Slovakia. The planet is sounding the alarm and no Earth number 2 is available. Companies can make a significant contribution to protecting the environment as well as meeting emission reduction targets. It is no longer just a question of trend or good marketing. It's a matter of survival. More and more customers are making decisions based on their values ​​and are refusing to support companies that are unsure about sustainability. This allows companies to gain a competitive advantage,” explains Mickaël Compagnon, managing partner of Mazars in Slovakia. As public interest and social responsibility are among the core values, Mickaël Compagnon believes that this summit can help fulfill them.

Meet our experts at the summit

Mazars experts, who deal with the topic of sustainable business at international and local level, will also be an active part of the summit's agenda.

On Monday, May 16, Gaud Maudry, Global Co-Head of Sustainable services, will be part of a panel discussion on Future of sustainability standards: alignment and convergence, or multiplication and divergence?

On the same day, Răzvan Butucaru, Partner, Financial Services & Advisory Leader at Mazars in Romania, will moderate a panel discussion on Capital markets in CEE: leveraging the power of finance.

On Wednesday, May 18, Jana Ružická, Sustainability Director at Mazars in Slovakia, will be part of the focus group discussing Zooming in on the S and G indicators in business models in CEE: Measurement and data management.

Feel free to attend the summit virtually. Register today via the summit website.