Sustainable BBH

Making a positive impact for our clients, employees and communities, for generations to come

Our Commitment

BBH has been in business for more than 200 years. Sustainability—a steadfast commitment to long-term value and well-being—is core to who we are. We will steward that commitment well into the future—for our clients, our people, and our communities.
 
Global operations come with global complexities. Building long-term value demands resiliency and the disciplined management of evolving risks. We continue to ensure that our governance contributes to the strength and stability of our industry. And we commit not only to ensuring the positive impact of our own business, but also to examining and exerting our broader influence over our suppliers and investments.
 
Our Clients—trust us every day with their investments, their operations, and their financial goals. To sustain their success in the long term, we must provide thoughtful and anticipatory solutions that align with their best interests and values. We must also do our part to ensure our clients can depend on the continuity, security, and stability of our operations—and the financial industry more broadly—over the long term.
 
Our People—the talented BBH team, must meet our clients’ needs, striving for the highest standards of teamwork, integrity, and excellence. We, in turn, must cultivate innovation and performance by recruiting and supporting a diverse set of skills and perspectives, providing all BBHers with an inclusive environment that empowers them to contribute and succeed in their professional and personal lives.
 
Our Communities—extend far beyond our office walls. We must do our share to minimize threats to a healthy planet and make a positive contribution to the communities in which we do business. Ultimately, sustainability comes from running our firm responsibly and ethically, while contributing positively to our clients, our people, and our communities for generations to come.
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    ESG Integration

    Engage and educate the market, our clients, and the firm on how we incorporate ESG factors in our proprietary investment strategies.

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    Sustainable Investing

    Help our Private Banking clients articulate and realize their vision for philanthropy, sustainable investing, and values-based planning, while leveraging BBH resources to support broader education and awareness around sustainable investing.

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    Cybersecurity

    Continue to adapt cybersecurity practices in the face of an evolving threat landscape, enlisting every BBH employee in the effort to protect the privacy, intellectual property, and data of our clients, employees, and business partners.

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    Business Continuity

    Strengthen security, continuity, and connectivity through enterprise-wide incident response.

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    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

    Advance diversity and equity at BBH, supported by a strong culture of inclusion, accountability, and employee engagement.

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    Leadership & Technical Skills

    Invest in the leadership and technical skills our people need to be successful in an evolving global marketplace.

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    Employee Well-Being

    Support our employees’ financial, physical, and personal well-being through robust educational program and resources that provide tangible benefits.

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    Environmental Responsibility

    Support environmental sustainability by reducing the carbon impact of our facilities and operations.

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    Community Engagement

    Increase the reach of our community engagement program, BBHcares.

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    Supplier Sourcing

    Conduct comprehensive screening on ESG factors and Supplier Code of Conduct on material supplier contracts and renewals.

We believe this cannot be a time for short-term thinking. This must be a time to lean into our values, do the right thing, and to put our stakeholders first.



William B. Tyree

Managing Partner
New York City, NY | USA

2020 Stewardship Report

We invite you to read our second annual Stewardship Report. This report represents our commitment to sustainability, the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and to accountability and transparency about our progress toward our goals.

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