Grow Sustainability Consulting was founded with the vision of contributing in the creation of a just and sustainable world through purpose-led mobilization of resources.
Our mission is to help organizations grow in a sustainable way by making meaningful human connections.
Our goal is to deliver sustainability expertise organizations by providing consulting services that can be scaled to meet the needs of all kinds of organizations and improve their performance through the development and implementation of ESG (Environment- Society- Governance) which ultimately create value.
We are passionate about tackling the challenges facing society today and we know that no single individual, organization or even sector can do it alone. We adopt a cross-sector approach to our clients and partners, working with diverse organizations that are unified in their desire to create value and deliver change.
We truly believe in the power of mobilizing resources for the greater good, and want to help those with resources, manage them in a way that has the biggest positive environmental and social impact but is also sustainable enough to ensure they can do it over and over.
Building resilience. Generating shared value.
Organizations are facing increased pressures to be sustainable and responsible, whether that’s from clients, employees, regulatory bodies, shareholders, or other relevant stakeholders. Value is not only defined in financial terms, but it is also measured by positive and sustainable societal and environmental impact. When developing an ESG strategy, companies must consider many aspects, including their scale as well as the industry and the markets in which they operate. Therefore, there is no one size fits all when it comes to ESG strategy and it takes careful consideration and planning by an expert. Real social and environmental impact requires well thought out strategy and insights.
Corporate citizenship is more than just making a donation. Citizenship is about making real contributions to your community and the world at large, even if no one is watching. However, we live in a world where the more attention something gets, the greater the impact it has. Sustainability is about bridging the gap between profit and purpose.
that drive positive social and environmental impact
We partner with purpose driven organizations of all sizes, from publicly listed corporations to SME’s to advance and deliver their ESG agenda across their operations by maximizing their performance, sustainability and impact.
We help NGOs, nonprofits, foundations and charitable organizations develop sustainability and fundraising strategies by building on their capabilities to deliver the greatest impact.
Our Competitive Edge
CSR through Storytelling
The best CSR campaigns are built around stories. Sometimes they are stories of struggle and triumph. At GROW, we help your company determine where and how you can make the most impact and then package that in a world driven by mass and social media to make it more newsworthy, shareable, and viral.
Strategy and creativity to your CSR campaign will maximize its impact.
We believe that the best solutions are created in collaboration with other experts.
We focus on how sustainability can bring you a competitive advantage— beyond compliance and regulatory issues. We look at the entire spectrum of sustainability issues that are important in your industry and your business model.
A few words about/ from our founder
Irene is a communications professional specializing in sustainability related issues and stakeholder engagement. Leveraging 18 years of experience having held leadership positions in organizations from various industries such as advertising, NGO/fundraising & marketing/ PR, she has used CSR disciplines in both the business and civil society sectors. Irene works with organizations of all sizes to maximize the impact of their sustainability strategies by communicating how these are making a difference in their business and our world.
“I believe that solving the world’s most challenging societal problems requires new ways of thinking and behaving both on a personal and collective level. Meeting your organization’s objectives is best done through innovations that address society's needs and challenges.”
Managing Director & Social Impact Strategist
Updates & Resources
Stay in the Know
Speech about the EU's Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive at GenPro's Green Day
May 6, 2022
Keeping up with the ESG frenzy
April 4, 2022
Interview in Cyprus Mail's special feature on Sustainability (EN)
February 26, 2022
Corporate Responsibility, its benefits and how Covid-19 has affected organizations' CSR activities (EN)
The 1st Cyprus NGO Congress (full video)
September 22, 2021
Collaboration- The key to creating positive social impact (GR)
September 3, 2021
Sustainability: Building Resilience. Driving Performance. (EN)
April 22, 2021
How to add value to your business, the environment and society with sustainable practices (EN)
April 13, 2021
Sustainability as a driver for positive change (EN)
March 20, 2021
SME's Sustainable Development during the COVID-19 Pandemic
December 22, 2020
#BuildBackBetter through ESG
December 20, 2020
Corporate Citizenship: Bridging the gap between profit and purpose
November 15, 2020
ESG (Environment- Society-Governance): The definition of Corporate Responsibility
October 26, 2020
Cyprus CSR in Action online conference: Walking together through the Pandemic
July 22, 2020
CSR: Necessity or Luxury?
July 5, 2020
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If we seem like a good fit for your organization, the next step is to contact us. We'll get some preliminary information about your company, then provide you with a quote for the kickoff engagement.
Regardless of whether you choose to work with us or not, remember that CSR consultants are just a stopgap. The most meaningful effort happens inside your organization with your own people.
So let's get this conversation started!