What We Do



Boundes Sustainability LTD

Working with the Finance Industry to recognise the wider risks affecting your portfolios through your customers’ impacts on the environment and people and the growing threat from Climate Change.  But it’s not all about risk, these issues also provide great opportunities.

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Founder and CEO - Robert Tacon

Boundes Sustainability Limited (BSL)

Is a boutique consultancy providing Advisory,  Policy and Procedure Development, and Training to the Finance Sector globally on the Credit Risks and Opportunities associated with the Environmental and Social impacts of their customers and the potential issues resulting from Climate Change.

BSL was founded in 2008 and has worked with clients in countries as diverse as China, Korea, India, UAE, Kenya,  Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa.

A Banker with over 40 years of experience, Robert has worked in South Africa, Europe and the UK and has had extensive exposure to Asia, Africa, the Middle East and South Asia.

Robert’s passion lies in engaging with the finance community to aid the understanding both of the risks and opportunities associated with environment and social concerns. He strongly believes that these risks should be addressed through traditional credit risk assessment and that Bankers do not have to be scientists to understand these issues.

Robert is the founder of Boundes Sustainability Ltd (BSL) a Sustainability and Credit Risk consultancy. Through BSL, he has facilitated numerous credit and sustainability risk training programmes in countries as diverse as China, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, India, Dubai, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa and the USA.

He is actively engaged with the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) where he served as Treasurer and then as Chair, stepping down in December 2009. He continues to be involved as an Advisor, speaker and through the delivery of training programmes.

He has lectured on credit risk and sustainability issues on the Cambridge University Judge Business School Executive Programme and has engaged in research work for the Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership. Robert has lectured on the Korean Banking Institute’s Green Banking Programme and has run a number of Sustainability programmes for banks and industry in China.

Robert is a member of the Sustainability Advisory Board of a leading Environmental Investment Fund and a non-executive director of a Social Capital Enterprise that is engaged in the establishment of micro-finance in Africa.

A Global Perspective –

The “Risks” they are a changing!