The ESG Report podcast is hosted by Tom Fox. Looking for innovative solutions to tackle climate change? Look no further than The ESG Report! In this episode, Tom speaks with Kai Gray, CEO and co-founder of Motive, a software company focused on ESG data management.
ESG is not something “out there” or only discussed in political environments. ESG (environmental, social, governance) is here and is shaping the way businesses interact with each other and with customers. Kai Gray and his parters run Motive ESG. They work with businesses to improve their ESG scores, thereby enabling them to compete for business with some of the nation’s defense contractors, major manufacturers, building contractors and such. Kai predicts ESG will become a filter through which the next generation invests money and even buys product at the grocery store.
Diving into the transformative world of ESG, we unpack the evolving role of attorneys and the intriguing intersections with pop culture references. From understanding how law firms can champion ESG practices to decoding the significance of ratings, this episode provides insights not just from experts, but from pioneers in the field. Tune in to hear Kai Gray, CEO of Motive, shed light on the driving forces behind ESG adoption and the intricate dance of corporate responsibility. Discover the ‘secret sauce’ that compels companies to champion the right causes
In July 2020, Kai and his brother Taylor founded their start-up called , which helps other companies report on their ESG commitments. They hope Motive can tackle the corporate-side causes of environmental issues as they believe this is the biggest driver of climate change, and I think I believe this too.