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Sustainability Awards

We are dedicated to accelerating the climate transition and driving inclusive economic growth, integrating these two imperatives into our work with clients and how we manage our firm.

Featured Awards

JUST Capital – America’s 100 Most Just Companies

At Goldman Sachs, we’ve positioned sustainability at the core of our business and are honored to be recognized for our impact. 

Global Finance – Best Private Bank for Sustainable Investing in North America

We’re deploying $750 billion across investing, financing and advisory activities by 2030 to help our clients accelerate climate transition and advance inclusive growth.

Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) – Climate Change A-List

We are actively working to tackle climate change and achieve net zero in our operations and supply chain, targeting net zero carbon emissions by 2030.

Recent Awards

Humankind – The Humankind 100 (November 2022)
Ranked # 91

The Climate Group – EP100 List (November 2022)

JUST Capital – Top 100 U.S. Companies Supporting Healthy Families and Communities (July 2022)
Ranked #4

Private Equity International – Impact 30 (July 2022)
Ranked # 5

Environmental Finance – Sustainable Investment Awards (June 2022)

  • Thought Leadership Paper on Sustainable Investing, North America – Black Womenomics
  • ESG Research of the Year, Asia – Navigating Asian ESG Regulation and Compliance Towards Net Zero Objectives

Environmental Finance – Bond Awards (March 2022)
Green Project Bond of the Year

US Environmental Protection Agency – Green Power Partnership (January 2022)
Ranked #56 in the National Top 100

JUST Capital – America’s 100 Most Just Companies (January 2022)

  • Ranked #57 Overall
  • Ranked #2 within the Capital Markets industry, and #1 in subcategories of Environmental Impact and Workers 

Global Finance – World’s Best Private Banks (December 2021)
Best Private Bank for Sustainable Investing in North America

Newsweek – America’s Most Responsible Companies (December 2021)

Forbes – Green Growth 50 (November 2021)
Ranked #35

Environmental Finance – Impact Awards (September 2021)
Global Impact Initiative of the Year – As part of the COP26 Portfolio Alignment Team, Goldman Sachs supported the development of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures’ award-winning paper Measuring Portfolio Alignment

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) (April – November 2021)
Gold certification for our offices in:

  • Dallas
  • Shenzhen
  • Hong Kong
  • Seattle
  • Singapore (Mapletree Anson)

Silver certification for our offices in:

  • Shanghai
  • Milan

EPA Green Power Partnership National Top 100 (January – October 2021)

  • January: Ranked #51
  • April: Ranked #51
  • July: Ranked #55
  • October: Ranked #55

JUST Capital – Top 10 Companies Leading on Environmental Impact (April 2021)

Global WELL - Health and Safety Rating (April 2021)
Awarded for Facility Operations and Management across 84 of our locations

CDP – Supplier Engagement Leaderboard (February 2021)

CDP – Climate Change A-List (February 2021)