Stakeholder Theory: The right thing is often the most profitable thing

“Investors should be keenly aware of the behaviour of individual companies during the global pandemic, as actions taken now will have direct ramifications for profitability in the coming years” In ESG Clarity, Chris Elliott, manager of the Evenlode Global Income Fund, discusses how the responses from companies in the fund’s portfolio, such as PepsiCo, eBay and Cisco, will benefit both stakeholders and shareholders in the long term.