Certified B Corporation

Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Certified Since

May 2016


Data processing & hosting


Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In



Born in 1988, EXE.IT has been always an IT company (where IT means Information Technology but also Italy.) In 2015 EXE.IT built an own DataCenter, that is completely CO2-emissions-free. In January of 2016 EXE obtained the GREEN CLOUD CERTIFIED certification. In April 2016 EXE became an SB (Società Benefit) and in May of 2016 EXE became a Certified B Corp. The innovative model of business is: if a (customer) company moves part or all of its information technology in the true green DataCenter, this company receives a TRUE CERTIFICATE that certifies this environmental attention. (One of the biggest concerns of the EU, but also in USA, Canada and Australia, about CO2 emissions is given by DataCenters). So this can apply for Hosting, Housing, and above all SaaS, IaaS, PaaS and Full IT Outsourcing. Of course EXE.IT seeks to spread this message: DataCenters are the worst energy consumers. BUT zero-CO2-emissions DataCenter CAN(!) exist, can be sustainable and can be profitable. EXE.IT is THE evidence that this is possible.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, EXE.IT Srl Sb earned an overall score of 90.5. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
90.5 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 14.0

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/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 & Engagement0.9
Ethics & Transparency3.1
+ Mission Locked10

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 33.2

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & 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 Security7.5
Health, Wellness, & Safety11.2
Career Development4.4
Engagement & Satisfaction4.1

Community 19.4

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & 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, & Inclusion4.1
Economic Impact11.6
Civic Engagement & Giving0.0

Environment 19.7

Environment 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 Management4.7
Air & Climate6.3
Land & Life1.7
+ Renewable or Cleaner-burning Energy5.6

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.

Customers 4.0

Customers 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 & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship4.0

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score90.5
2019 Overall B Impact Score81.4
2016 Overall B Impact Score89.1

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