Dimitris Sigalos

Dimitris Sigalos

Development Director, Global Link

Dimitris has been Project Manager for over 6 years with leading agencies in Greece and the UK.  He has covered a wide range of sectors including FMCG, retail, automotive, pharma and sociopolitical, applying innovative research tools.  He has coordinated international projects covering Europe, North and South America, Asia/Pacific.

Passionate with issues concerning environmental sustainability and social responsibility, he currently conducts an ESG consumer study covering 17 countries in 4 continents. The results will be presented in the context of the annual ESOMAR Congress in Amsterdam.

Global Link research: ESG trends in Greece

Global Link conducted for the purposes of the 3rd Athens ESG Forum a holistic research program comprising qualitative and quantitative phases. Areas covered include:

  • Familiarity with ESG
    • Relative importance of each of the three pillars
    • Role of consultants
    • Awareness of CSRD
  • Supplier compliance expectations
  • Customers’ motivations and behavior; Product categories supporting a price premium
  • Sources of information and communication methods
  • Measurement / Reporting
  • The future of ESG
    • Investment trends
    • Barriers and opportunities in adopting ESG

The findings shed light on previously unexplored areas and provide valuable information based on companies of different size, nationality, operating in different sectors.