Futerra Ltd

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

City of London, United Kingdom

Certified Since

September 2015

Industry

Other professional, scientific & tech

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Mexico,

Sweden,

United Kingdom,

United States

Futerra is a change agency. They join the magic of creative and the logic of strategy to make sustainability happen. Since 2001, they have pursued the mission of ‘making sustainable development so desirable it becomes normal’. That mission fills their team, and their work, with purpose, pride and passion. They are both storytellers and problems solvers. The world has changed over the years since their founding, and Futerra has played a role in changing it. Today, they’re a fiercely independent and global company. They’re majority owned and led by women, and they are one of the UK’s first B Corps. Their team is based in London, Stockholm, New York, San Francisco and Mexico City. They believe a better world is possible, and they want to help make it happen. They feel it in their hearts, they think about it constantly in their heads, they spend their time using their skills creatively and knowledge to making it real.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Futerra Ltd earned an overall score of 102.3. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
102.3
102.3 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 19.5

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 & Engagement3.6
Ethics & Transparency5.8
+ 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 30.6

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 Security9.3
Health, Wellness, & Safety7.3
Career Development5.3
Engagement & Satisfaction6.1

Community 22.8

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, & Inclusion10.0
Economic Impact5.6
Civic Engagement & Giving4.8
Supply Chain Management2.2

Environment 12.7

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 Management3.3
Air & Climate5.3
Water0.3
Land & Life3.7

Customers 16.5

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 Stewardship1.7
+ Support for Underserved/Purpose Driven Enterprises1.3
+ Impact Improvement13.4

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.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score102.3
2018 Overall B Impact Score101.6
2015 Overall B Impact Score106

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