Sustainability pioneer acquired by US based company

Sofies Group was among the first companies to address sustainability topics and became the leading global project management and consulting firm. Following an acquisition, the company has now joined been acquired by DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) family. Sofies’ employees will remain in their current locations.

Sofies Group is one of the leading brands in sustainability consulting, recognized for its strong focus on action and implementation. They collaborate with public and private organizations to integrate sustainability into their governance and operational framework, helping them to achieve their sustainability goals and maximize their impact on society.

DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) has now acquired the company to add to its offerings new intellectual property (IP), methodologies, tools, and capabilities in sustainability management. Based in Virginia, US, DSS is a leading provider of operations management consulting services that enable organizations to protect their employees and assets, realize operational efficiencies, innovate more rapidly and build workforce capability.

Combining Sofies’ expertise with DSS’s operations heritage and expertise in operations risk, capability development, data analytics, and digital technology enables DSS to provide clients with an integrated, transformational solution to enable them to develop and implement their sustainability goals and aspirations. This acquisition also brings to Sofies’ clients and partners a wider range of services necessary for the ecological and economic transition.

Sofies Group’s diverse global team of senior, experienced consultants are located in Geneva and Zurich, Switzerland, London, England and Bangalore, India. With the addition of Sofies' consultants, DSS will have more than 1000 full-service employees and experts serving its global clients. Sofies' employees will continue to be based in their current locations.

(Press release/RAN)