ESG offers huge opportunities for banking sector, says HSBC Malaysia CEO

Banking Sector

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 21): Environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters are highly relevant for the banking sector because climate change represents massive opportunities and can help the banks to build back better post-Covid-19 crisis.

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd chief executive officer (CEO) Stuart Milne said Covid-19 has shown that nature-based risks are very real and, in fact, can be existential.