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Risk Insights appoints Alchemy Creative Studios as authorised reseller

Risk Insights appoints Alchemy Creative Studios as authorised reseller

…arrangement provides Alchemy’s clients with ESG analytics backed by World Economic Forum-endorsed ESG GPS as agile governance rating tool …

03 May 2021, Johannesburg Risk Insights is pleased to announce that Alchemy Creative Studios has been selected as an authorised reseller of their ESG GPS rating tool.

Risk Insights is a well established data analytics company and has developed South Africa’s first machine learning ESG Sustainability Rating model – the ESG GPS addressing specific requirements for Africa.

Alchemy is a corporate communications company that specialises in corporate and sustainability reporting for listed companies on the JSE. This strategic partnership provides a unique opportunity for clients to access quality ESG data and benchmark their disclosure against their respective industries leading best practice.

Desiree Jones, MD of Alchemy, says, “As the focus on ESG disclosure grows, and companies grapple with how to best meet the needs of their diverse stakeholder base, the Risk Insights ESG GPS rating tool offers clients insights on how to enhance their disclosure and build trust and credibility with their stakeholders. We look forward to the value this tool can add and are excited to work with the experienced and knowledgeable Risk Insights team.”

Risk Insights ESG GPS is a rating tool that uses big data, AI, and machine learning algorithms to transform publicly available information and disclosure reporting, including integrated reports and financial statements, regulatory frameworks, the laws of the land, published media, and social media coverage, into ratings for environmental, social and governance metrics of all JSE listed companies. Alchemy’s clients will gain insights and accurate data to achieve their ESG reporting priorities, through a trusted resource, which can enhance executive teams’ insights and support better informed decision making.

Anashrin Pillay, acting CEO of Risk Insights and Executive for ESG, says, "Risk Insights has chosen Alchemy as an authorised reseller due their strategic positioning in corporate reporting and their innate ability to influence and improve corporate reporting. Risk Insights will support Alchemy with ESG analytics, a value added service to Alchemy clients.”



About Alchemy Creative Studios 

Dsiree Jones

We are a team of professionals committed to crafting meaningful corporate communications. We believe that the right approach to creating impactful content is as unique as our clients. We work with top JSE listed and award winning organisations. Our content creators are qualified communication specialists with experience spanning healthcare, retail, property, mining, financial services, renewable energy and more. With insight and research into best practice and expertise in finance, content development, the <IR> Framework, King IV, remuneration reporting, corporate governance reporting and GRI, among others, we are here to ensure your report connects with those who matter most to your business.

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About Risk Insights

Anashrin Pillay
Mobile: +27 (83) 309 7649


Risk Insights is a professional data analytics company that delivers sustainable solutions and products to its clients that is part of the World Economic Forum (WEF) New Champions Community. In November 2020, the company was awarded Excellence in Agile Business Governance award by the World Economic Forum. The singular focus of Risk Insights is to serve its clients with distinction and to support organizational transformation in order to unlock sustainable value creation for an organization. Risk Insights was founded in 2009 with the primary goal to assist in the improvement of risk management practices in South Africa and on the African continent. Risk Insights is an accredited Level 1 BEE Company.

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