IT Management Slideshow: Sustainable IT: Your CEO Wants It

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 07-06-2010

Sustainable IT: Your CEO Wants It

93%The future success of their company hinges on effective sustainability management, according to 93% of corporate CEOs.

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81% Sustainability has become part of the company's current strategy for more than eight out of 10 CEOs - up from half in 2007.

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90% More than nine in 10 CEOs say their companies will adopt new technologies within the next five years to enable green practices.

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80% The global recession has made the increased efficiency and cost savings offered by earth-conscious practices more, not less, important, according to 80% of CEOs.

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98% Almost all CEOs in the Asia Pacific feel sustainability is important to the future success of their company - tops among global regions.

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90% In North America, 90% of CEOs say sustainability is important to the future success of their company. The region ranks fifth behind Asia Pacific, Latin America, Africa and Europe in this regard.

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72% The company's "brand, trust and reputation" is a top motivating factor for going green for more than seven out of 10 CEOs.

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44% Revenue growth/cost reductions is a top motivating factor for green initiatives for 44% of CEOs.

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49% Nearly half of CEOs cite complexity of implementation across functions as the most significant barrier to implementing company-wide sustainability.

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48% 48% of CEOs cite competing strategic priorities as the most significant barrier to implementing company-wide sustainability.

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88% Nearly nine out of 10 CEOs believe they should integrate earth-conscious practices throughout their supply chain.

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