UBM once more awarded Platinum in the EcoVadis ESG rating

Vienna, 20 December 2023. For the second time in succession, UBM Development has received a Platinum rating from EcoVadis, which is the highest rating awarded by them. This puts UBM in the top one percent of all 100,000 companies assessed by EcoVadis. Worldwide, only three other companies in the industry have received a Platinum rating. “Sustainability is an integral part of our strategy and DNA,” says Thomas G. Winkler, CEO of UBM Development AG.

The EcoVadis rating is the second outstanding result for UBM Development in 2023 – the company is also among the industry leaders in Germany and Austria with its Prime status
(B-) from ISS ESG. Additionally, UBM is a member of the Austrian Sustainability Index (VÖNIX).

Since it was founded in 2007, EcoVadis has grown to become the world’s largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, creating a global network of over 100,000 rated companies. EcoVadis evaluates the ESG performance using a standardized questionnaire. The methodology is aligned with leading standards such as GRI, UN Global Compact and ISO 26000, and aims to enable measurement of sustainability activities in businesses, which in turn creates trust and transparency.

UBM Development is one of Europe’s leading developers of timber construction projects. The strategic focus is on green building and smart offices in major cities such as Vienna, Munich, Frankfurt and Prague. With 150 years of experience, UBM offers all development services from a single source, from planning to marketing. The company’s shares are listed on the Prime Market of the Vienna Stock Exchange, the segment with the highest transparency requirements.

For additional information please contact:

Christoph Rainer
Head of Investor Relations & ESG
UBM Development AG
Mob.: + 43 664 80 1873 200
Email: christoph.rainer@ubm-development.com

Karl Abentheuer
Head of Corporate Communications
UBM Development AG
Mob.: + 43 664 80 1873 184
Email: karl.abentheuer@ubm-development.com