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.

70 Results

FTSE4Good Index Series

Experian has been recognised by the FTSE4Good Index Series, following an analysis of its corporate social responsibility activities. The assessment, conducted by Experts in Responsible Investment Solutions (EIRIS) measures the ESG risk and performance of over 2,400 companies globally against key areas including environmental management, climate change, human and labour rights, supply chain labour standards and countering bribery.

Business In the Community

Experian was awarded a new Big Tick for The St Ann’s Project at the UK Business In The Community Awards for Excellence. These are independent and peer assessed corporate responsibility awards, run by BITC in association with the Financial Times. The awards recognise and celebrate those companies who have shown innovation, creativity and a sustained commitment to corporate responsibility. BITC is a business-led charity with a purpose to advise, support and challenge their 850 members in the UK to create a sustainable future for people and the planet and to improve business performance. Experian has been a member of BITC for over 15 years and has won 8 Big Ticks and 18 reaccreditations.

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.