The ESG Benchmark for Real Assets


BRE are the owners and operators of BREEAM, the world’s leading environment and sustainability assessment method for the built environment. Through a robust and holistic sustainability assessment, BREEAM provides verified environmental, social and economic performance data for built assets. By certifying to BREEAM, asset owners and users can be assured their buildings are better performing and more sustainable. BREEAM certification supports built environment ESG strategies throughout the building lifecycle at both asset and portfolio level. Through benchmarking and assurance BREEAM is a tool that delivers a more sustainable built environment all around the world. For over 30 years BREEAM has successfully driven and reported on built environment sustainability in over 89 countries.
BRE are also the owners and operators of CEEQUAL, an evidence-based sustainability assessment, rating and awards scheme for civil engineering, infrastructure, landscaping and public realm projects.

GRESB Involvement

James Fisher, Business Development Manager for Real Estate, sits on the Benchmarking committee for Real Estate. 4 years in EMEA region.
Jonathan Elms, Senior Consultant Technical Services and Publications, sits on the Benchmarking committee for Infrastructure. 2 years in EMEA region.
Ongoing collaboration between BRE China and GRESB Asia. 
Ongoing collaboration on BREEAM Awards with GRESB and BREEAM jointly awarding 3 awards.

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James Fisher
Business Development Manager - Real Estate


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