Our journey to become a sustainable business has been recognised by external organisations.

 A fuller picture of our progress can be found in our latest Corporate Responsibility report.

68 Results

Carbon Disclosure Project

The Carbon Disclosure Project is an independent not-for-profit organisation holding the largest database of primary corporate climate change information in the world. Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index assesses the quality of reporting on climate change issues. In 2011, Experian achieved a score of 74 (out of a potential 100), which was seven points higher than the previous year and significantly better than the average score of 63 achieved by the FTSE350. The score achieved shows that senior management at Experian understand the business issues related to climate change and are building climate related risks and opportunities into core business.

Carbon Trust Standard

The Carbon Trust is a UK mark of excellence awarded to companies in recognition of their work in measuring, managing and reducing their carbon emissions. Experian’s UK business was awarded the Carbon Trust Standard in October 2010 after reducing absolute carbon emissions over the previous three years.


This is an internationally recognised environmental standard which provides general guidelines to deliver an effective Environmental Management System. Experian is certified to ISO14001 in its six main offices in the UK accounting for the environmental impact of 60% of the UK and Ireland’s office estate.

Caring Company 2011/12 Award

Experian received the ‘Caring Company 2011/12 Award’ from the Hong Kong Council of Social Service. The prestigious award recognises Experian’s social responsibility achievements in the city. Throughout the year, Experian Hong Kong has actively participated in charity and community services to support local children in need. The Caring Company award acknowledges those organisations in Hong Kong which demonstrate their contribution and dedication to their community, their employees and the environment.

One of Britain’s most admired companies

Experian was highly rated in several categories in the Britain’s Most Admired Companies 2011 awards: 21st overall out of 238; 2nd in the Business Support Services category and 4th out of 238 in for Innovation.