Partners to Date
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. An industry leader in environmental sustainability, Citi announced earlier this year a new strategy, which includes a $100 billion environmental financing target, new environmental footprint goals, and a deepening commitment to environmental and social risk management.
All 225 000 professionals in the Deloitte global network have a common single goal: to help their clients solve the toughest problems. The strength comes from combining talents across four key business areas: audit, tax, financial advisory and consulting. Deloitte strives to make an impact that matters - for clients, people, society and profession.
Region in Focus
SEB is a bank on the move. From humble beginnings in Sweden 150 years ago, the bank has have grown to cover the four corners of the world. Today, it is the bank of choice for the northern Europe’s largest organizations and for companies with subsidiaries in the region.
SEB assists their clients with a broad range of products, services and offer advice on solutions in the process. Moreover, many of the world’s leading banks and financial institutions goes to SEB when conducting business in northern Europe because they are the number one ranked bank in the Nordic and Baltic countries for Cash Management, Sub-custody and Trade Finance. Something which is backed up by the number of international awards SEB has received for, among other things, world-class customer service.
Skanska is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the world, serving a broad range of industries including healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation, transportation, power, energy, water/wastewater and commercial. For decades, Skanska has pioneered building and developing environmentally responsible, innovative green buildings that reduce operating costs and conserve natural resources. Skanska is proud of its green portfolio – over 100 LEED®-certified projects, more than 400 LEED® APs nationwide, and developing more than 11 million square feet of mainly class A sustainable office buildings – however, what really drives them is helping their customers identify the right sustainable solutions that will support their interests – and the natural environment – for generations to come. Skanska strives to meet the needs of the world today without jeopardizing the needs of the world tomorrow.
Headquartered in New York City, Axel Johnson Inc. is the corporate home for a collection of diverse industry-leading businesses. In 2012, Axel Johnson Inc. companies had revenues of approximately $4.2 billion and employed in excess of 1,200 people. AJI is a private investment company, founded in 1920, and owned by the Johnson family of Stockholm, Sweden. Axel Johnson Inc. acquires and invests in companies to own and operate them, with the goal of building long-term enterprise value. Some of the companies in Axel Johnson Inc.’s portfolio have been part of the group for over 40 years.
AAK is the world’s leading supplier of value adding vegetable oil solutions. AAK’s expertise has made the company a proven leader in the food, confectionery, cosmetics, feed, and technical industries. As a founding member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), AAK is committed to source, handle, produce and deliver products in the most efficient and sustainable manner.
The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) is a world-leading university, ranked number 13 among the top 300 agricultural universities in the world. SLU develops the understanding of biological natural resources, as well as their sustainable use and management through research, education and environmental monitoring and assessment. We do so in close collaboration with the society at large. SLU is a research dominated university (75% of the budget), with a strong commitment to provide world-class education in agronomy, animal science, food science, veterinary medicine, landscape architecture and forest science.
Green Dinner Partner
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 336,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$30.0 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2014.
Restaurant Aquavit opened to immediate success in midtown Manhattan in November 1987. More than two decades later, the restaurant continues to be one of New York’s most popular and highly esteemed dining destinations. Aquavit is honored with two stars in The Michelin Guide New York City 2016 and three stars by the New York Times.
The restaurant's offerings are built on the cornerstones of Sweden’s 500-year-old culinary tradition. The country is surrounded by water, providing an abundance of seafood, and the land is covered by forests rich in game, berries, mushrooms and other wild foods. Short seasons inspired the custom of pickling and preserving; and the signature Nordic flavor profile is a balance between sweet and salt.
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