Forward-looking ESG data

To integrate climate risk and sustainability into financial decisions, we need to standardise metrics, improve data quality and ensure that it is forward-looking as well as measuring past performance. For climate risk, this is an essential part of the TCFD Recommendations for integrating climate risk as an investment risk. Climate risk is divided into three…

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EVORA Global announces the hire of Ayosha Orth as Associate Director – SIERA Business Development, to further drive its expansion across Europe

EVORA Global is delighted to announce the hire of Ayosha Orth as Associate Director, SIERA Business Development. Ayosha joins EVORA Global in a pivotal year for ESG, and for EVORA, in which we celebrate our tenth year of business. Ayosha will work closely with EVORA’s management board, the SIERA software business and the European consultancy…

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EVORA Global leads HECF to winning coveted ESG award

EVORA is delighted to have supported our long-standing client Hines European Core Fund (HECF) in helping them win the 2021 PREA Real Estate Investment Management ESG award, beating 59 other Funds to the prestigious title. The awards recognise PREA members at the forefront of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues within real estate investing and…

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GRESB + SIERA = Success

Sustainability data can be complex. It can show many interesting patterns and insightful trends about energy usage, but at the same time be hard to manage.  The ability to use sustainability data to reduce energy usage by seeing the impact of actions is one of its most powerful features. Connecting those patterns and trends to…

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How difficult can it be to develop software?

Back in 2011 Paul, Ed and I founded EVORA Global, a niche sustainability consultancy focussed on the real estate investment market, driven by a passion to make a difference. A year later we were winning more clients, gathering an abundance of data and our spreadsheets started bursting at the seams. Although there was a proliferation…

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Six weeks in the life of an EVORA Data Analyst

The EVORA team has grown by 108% since May last year. Jenny, our new EVORA Data Analyst tells us what the first six weeks of EVORA life have been like. Straight into GRESB deadline season I joined as an EVORA Data Analyst at an extremely busy time of the year, it was the business end of…

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Webinar: How To Save Up To 70% Of Your Time On GRESB Using SIERA

UPDATE: This webinar is no-longer GRESB specific. We will still be showcasing the GRESB automation functionality, but due to high demand we will also be demonstrating SIERA’s other features, such as its M&T module, which has been described as ‘groundbreaking’, ‘visionary’ and ‘the best system of its kind’. Trust us – you’ll want to see this!…

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The secret to future-proofing your portfolio. How data can make your buildings more productive, profitable and resilient to change.

Notes from the 2017 GRESB-Siemens Spring Conference. Some colleagues and I attended a fascinating event a few days ago organised by the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) and Siemens which focused on climate change, the contributions real estate makes to emissions, and our ability to make significant changes by shifting the paradigm. One of…

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