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Case study on Award-winning Sustainable Financing at Royal Avebe



By directly linking clearly defined environmental, social and governance (ESG) targets to the credit margin of its recent refinancing, Avebe not only embedded sustainability at the very heart of its finance operations, it also won a national treasury award from DACT - Dutch Association of Corporate Treasurers.

In this corporate case study, Royal Avebe's Treasurer and Insurance Manager, Hans Miedema describes how the company set out to create more value for society and stakeholders by expanding its sustainable agenda and identifies the KPIs implemented to measure the initiative's success.


Orchard has been able to support Avebe in this refinancing process. It has led to a good result in which farmers and banks have been brought together in the unifying theme of 'sustainability'.


You can find the full article HERE on the TMI website.