The Centre for Sustainability and Excellence describes the evolution of Sustainability and CSR

How the Centre for Sustainability and Excellence contributed to the creation of a new sector with thousands of new companies and CSR jobs globally.

Online PR News – 18-April-2016 – Chicago, Illinois – Having completed 10 years since it was established in 2005, the Centre for Sustainability and Excellence (CSE) has provided accredited training programs to more than 5,000 Sustainability and CSR Executives from Fortune 500 companies and has a striking portfolio of more than 100 clients, such as NASA, the Government of Dubai, the European Investment Bank (EIB), Eurochamber of Commerce, Coca Cola, Lloyds banking group, ABM, Blackberry, Nestle, UnderArmour, Pfizer, ADNOC Group. ( among the 3 first companies worldwide to provide professional education and specialized advisory services for Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility, the CSE was set to create a global new trend and establish the sector of specialized consulting services in the field.

In 2005, it created in Europe the first Accredited Educational Program for Corporate Social Responsibility which later expanded to North America, the Middle East and Asia.

It has contributed significantly to the creation of thousands of new Sustainability and CSR related positions through its professional training programs and its consulting services to companies to make them aware of the need for this new sustainability job position, which rises as highly important to the future of companies.

Today, more and more organizations are integrating into their business strategies sustainability practices that will enable them to build and sustain a healthy and mutually beneficial relationship with the society they operate in, with the environment and their employees. At present, the CSE is a recognized leader in the field, through strategic partnership with international organizations such as the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA), the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), Business in the Community, CSRwire, CSRHub.

All the way from commitment to results, the CSE focuses on innovation. One of its main future strategic goals is to establish its Sustainability Academy ( as the leading source of information and education on Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility issues globally. By providing high-value affordable education to professionals, graduates and entrepreneurs who want to have a positive footprint on this planet, it plans to contribute to more jobs in this field worldwide.

Today, the CSE holds offices in Athens and Chicago and is currently active in 4 continents and more than 30 countries through a network of high qualified Sustainability experts.We would like to sincerely thank our strategic partners, clients and affiliates for their trust and confidence and will continue our innovative efforts to build a strong Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility culture worldwide.