Rose Marcario is a CEO with a vision that goes beyond the bottom line. Yes, she’s helped apparel company Patagonia reportedly quadruple its revenue — but she’s also steered the popular brand onto a world-changing mission. “I don’t think it’s a conflict of interest to say that you can make money, and have a prosperous and successful business, and you can also do good in the world,” Marcario told Business Insider in 2019 for an interview for our 100 People Transforming Business list.
BP’s chairman is assuring investors that the oil and gas giant’s strategy is in accordance with the Paris Agreement on climate change, and that a new level of transparency is on the way. In an editorial published in the Financial Times on Tuesday, Helge Lund wrote: “We recognise that the world is on an unsustainable path. We believe our strategy is consistent with Paris. And we welcome steps… that are supportive of a faster transition to a low-carbon energy system.”