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Sustainability

SK Square aims to become a sustainable investment company
based on ESG management.

Environmental
Management

SK Square has implemented various environmental management activities based on our environmental management system to actively fulfill social and environmental responsibilities such as climate change response and GHG reduction.

Environmental Management Vision and Strategy

With the environmental management goal (ESG vision) of “achievement of sustainable growth,” SK Square has established an environmental management system to contribute to the future green transition as well as the growth of corporate value.

SK Square Mission: Promote rational management and development of its investment business, to enhance public benefits, and welfare Environmental Management Goal: “Achievement of sustainable growth through value investment that considers the future” Implementation Direction: [Achievement of carbon neutrality] | [Establishment of environmental management implementation system] | [Internalization of environmental management and strengthening of execution] Implementation Tasks: [Establishment and implementation of Net Zero and RE100 plans], [Establishment of environmental management (ESG) support system for the companies invested] | [Establishment of environmental management governance system], [Organization and operation of environmental management organization] | [Establishment and expansion of environmental management guidelines], [Expansion of education and campaign to improve employees’ awareness]

Environmental Management Policy

In order to actively practice environmental management, SK Square has established and expanded environmental management policies so that environmental impact is considered in all business activities.

1.Environmental Management System
  • SK Square systematically establishes and manages the entire process from setting to planning, implementing, and improving environmental management goals in order to minimize the environmental impact of business and investment activities.
2.Business Activities
  • SK Square strives to minimize the negative environmental impact of climate change by setting greenhouse gas reduction goals and faithfully implementing them in business activities.
3.Due Diligence, Mergers and Acquisitions
  • SK Square conducts due diligence during mergers and acquisitions to identify potential risks involved in not meeting environmental regulations or environmental management system standards. In addition, we have established and implemented a decision-making system based on own checklist.
4.Environmental Information Disclosure
  • SK Square discloses environmental management policies and performance to customers, employees, and stakeholders in accordance with global standards.
1.Environmental Management System
  • SK Square systematically establishes and manages the entire process from setting to planning, implementing, and improving environmental management goals in order to minimize the environmental impact of business and investment activities.
2.Business Activities
  • SK Square strives to minimize the negative environmental impact of climate change by setting greenhouse gas reduction goals and faithfully implementing them in business activities.
3.Due Diligence, Mergers and Acquisitions
  • SK Square conducts due diligence during mergers and acquisitions to identify potential risks involved in not meeting environmental regulations or environmental management system standards. In addition, we have established and implemented a decision-making system based on own checklist.
4.Environmental Information Disclosure
  • SK Square discloses environmental management policies and performance to customers, employees, and stakeholders in accordance with global standards.

Environmental Management System

SK Square discusses environmental issues and makes decisions in the ESG Committee, a committee under the BOD, to promote systematic environmental management. In addition, management of environmental data such as greenhouse gas emissions and support for environmental management practices are carried out by ESG-related department, and major risks are monitored by working-level consultative body.

SK Square Environmental Management Organization
Establishment of environmental management strategy
Environmental data performance management
Environmental management training for employees
ESG Committee
BOD
Deliberation of issues related to environmental management
Suggestion of directions for environmental management
CEO
Management
Discuss environmental risk issues
Discuss and discover tasks/plans for improvement
Investment support center ESG promotion TF
Working-level Consultative Body
Implementation of environmental risk mitigation and remediation
Environmental management system upgrade and employee training
  • IR (Relevant department)
  • Finance (Relevant department)
  • Legal (Environmental management dedicated department)
  • PR (Relevant department)
  • HR (Relevant department)
  • CISO (Relevant department)

Awareness Improvement

SK Square operates education programs to raise employees’ awareness of environmental issues, which are increasingly important. These programs also boost organizational awareness of the necessity and importance of environmental management.

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