ESG | Governance | Risk

Governex help organisations deliver on Environmental, Social & Governance. Ensuring optimal corporate governance and management of business risk.


We provide insight, strategic advice and ESG management. 


Achieving positive outcomes for your ESG strategy. Demonstrating commitment to responsible conduct and contributing positively to environmental and social causes.


Underlining the quality and competence of an organisation and its long-term 

prospects for success. Mitigating risks from poor governance, financial and operational controls.


Proven Results




Good governance is essential to achieving success in business or any other endeavour.


Establishing efficient and effective controls and oversight appropriate to needs and resources are vital at a time when expectations from shareholders, Government, regulators, consumers and other stakeholders continue to rise with demands for greater scrutiny, transparency and accountability.

Our expertise helps you put good governance at the heart of your organisation. We provide practical governance and corporate advice that reflects an organisations needs.

A firm understanding of risk exposure and risk appetite are essential for organisations in an environment where risks can materialise and spread quickly.


Organisations must make sure that robust and effective risk, governance and compliance strategies are in place to manage and mitigate risk.

Effective risk management requires an approach that spans an organisation to ensure that processes to identify, manage and mitigate risk are wholly embedded in the organisation and established in its mind set, culture and working practices.

Our Board


Alan leads our ESG business. He has been advising investors and corporates globally for over a decade as a partner at Cushman & Wakefield and then recently as an Executive Director of BRE (Building Research Establishment). At BRE he was responsible for the delivery of benchmarking, data and advisory services globally.

Richard leads our governance and risk advisory business. His career spans over 35 years employed or advising UK and international businesses in many sectors including oil and gas, life sciences, pharmaceutical, financial services, property, construction and the charity and not for profit sectors.


ESG defines the value & impact of an organisation beyond its financials. ESG is now an inextricable part of how you do business and report performance and seen as a cornerstone of a successful organisation. The key to success is defining and disclosing ESG performance based on robust targets.  


ESG is beyond environmental and goes to the heart of how an organisation operates. Good ESG performance improves governance, reduces risk and increases transparency of value to all stakeholders.  


2 Walker Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7LB, United Kingdom

0131 261 6630


0131 261 6630

2 Walker Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7LB, United Kingdom

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Governex is a trading name of Governex Limited a private company registered in Scotland with company number SC654245.

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