Adara Partners (Australia) Pty Limited

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

New South Wales, Australia

Certified Since

June 2017

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Australia

Adara Partners is a top-tier corporate advisory firm, providing independent financial and strategic advice and complex commercial problem solving services to leading Australian companies. 100% of profits generated on assignments go to directly benefit women and children living in extreme poverty. The Adara Panel Member structure brings together some of Australia’s most senior leaders in financial services. As Adara Panel Members, they provide wise counsel and senior advice to clients, with their time, effort and expertise donated to Adara Partners. This allows for maximum generation of profits to support people living in poverty in the developing world. Adara Panel Members undertake this role separately from their other professional and home firm commitments, which remain unchanged.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Adara Partners (Australia) Pty Limited earned an overall score of 99.9. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
99.9
99.9 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 7.5

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.8
Ethics & Transparency3.2
+ Mission Locked2.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Workers 25.5

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security2.9
Health, Wellness, & Safety8.4
Career Development5.4
Engagement & Satisfaction5.0

Community 50.7

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion5.8
Economic Impact7.1
Civic Engagement & Giving5.9
+ Designed to Give28.8

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Environment 13.1

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management4.6
Air & Climate5.0
Water0.2
Land & Life3.2

Customers 2.9

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship2.9


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2020 Overall B Impact Score99.9
2017 Overall B Impact Score91.7

Best for the World

Each year, B Lab releases lists honoring the top-performing Certified B Corporations overall as well as within each Impact Area.

Best For The World: Community2019
Best For The World: Community2018

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