Geneva, Switzerland 25-05-2023 - The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has welcomed Optel Group as its newest member.
Committed to making a positive impact on society and the environment, OPTEL aims to leverage its expertise and influence to drive a global paradigm shift toward sustainability.
OPTEL is dedicated to being a socially and environmentally responsible leader, actively shaping a better world by empowering citizens, businesses, and public institutions worldwide. Through the deployment of cutting-edge technologies, the company provides comprehensive traceability solutions that optimize supply chain sustainability and foster a cleaner, more circular approach to business operations and help unlock the potential of digital supply chains.
The company is present across 30 countries across the world and has more than 30 years of expertise in traceability and vision systems. OPTEL’s flagship Optchain technology provides visibility on where carbon emissions come from and can track scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions from companies’ supply chain. It represents a significant stride toward supply chain sustainability. The platform helps businesses reach their environmental, social and governance (ESG) objectives through trusted data and partnerships.
By joining forces with WBCSD and participating in the Partnership for Carbon Transparency (PACT) in particular, OPTEL gains a platform to collaborate with like-minded organizations, share best practices, and participate in collective efforts to address pressing global climate challenges. The company's membership underscores its dedication to playing an active role in shaping a sustainable future and fostering innovation.
"We are thrilled to welcome OPTEL to WBCSD," says Peter Bakker, WBCSD President & CEO. "Their commitment to leveraging transformative technologies aligns perfectly with our mission to transform systems block by block and create a better future on a global scale. Together, we can unlock new opportunities and advance sustainable practices across industries."
"OPTEL is delighted to join WBCSD as we further advance our mission of building a more sustainable world. Through our expertise in traceability technologies, we aim to assist businesses and their suppliers in accelerating the environmental transition. This collaboration with WBCSD reinforce our commitment to driving a positive change by implementing innovative technology solutions that promotes sustainability across industries " states Louis Roy, CEO and founder of OPTEL.