ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Securian Financial has signed the Accounting for Sustainability (A4S) Net Zero Statement of Support — joining 46 organizations worldwide in committing to publish a detailed pathway to net zero emissions. The company expects to publish a plan on its website in early 2021.
Securian Financial is a founding member of the U.S. chapter of A4S, a project established by the Prince of Wales to inspire finance leaders to shift toward sustainable business models.
Executive vice president and CFO, Warren Zaccaro, signed the statement on Securian Financial’s behalf. “All companies across all industries can address sustainability and contribute to a healthy environment,” he said. “We are honored to join forces with other companies to achieve a net zero emissions economy and limit the negative impacts of climate change.”
This new commitment is one of several proactive steps Securian Financial is taking to secure a more sustainable future. Other initiatives include continuing to optimize its buildings for energy efficiency, expanding the company’s transit benefit for employees and transitioning to an organics recycling program.
More information on Securian Financial’s contributions to a healthy environment is available in the company’s 2019 Community Impact Report.
About Securian Financial
At Securian Financial, we’re here for family. And we’re here because of it. We’re guided by our purpose: helping customers build secure tomorrows. Since 1880, we’ve been building a uniquely diversified company that has outlasted economic ups and downs while staying true to our customers. We’re committed to the markets we serve, providing insurance, investment and retirement solutions that give families the confidence to focus on what’s truly valuable: banking memories with those who matter most.