Thales accelerates its ESG action plan

Bucharest, Romania - July 18, 2019: The logo of French multinational company Thales is seen on the top of the Orhideea Towers building, in Bucharest, Romania.

Thales accelerates its action plan and raises its targets, with the following key objectives:

  1. Fight global warming by aiming for “net zero” emissions by 2040: Thales has the objective of a 35% reduction by 2023, a 50% reduction by 2030, and “net zero” by 2040.
  2. Increase diversity: confirms its goal of having at least three women on at least 75% of its management committees by 2023, and for women to account for 20% of the Group’s most senior management positions. At the same time, Thales will continue its outreach activities with educational establishments to raise awareness of the career opportunities for women in engineering and other technical fields. 
  3. Continue to meet the highest standards of ethical conduct and compliance, with systematic training and certification and the adoption of a digital ethics charter.
  4. Increase the health and safety of all employees, with a targeted 30% reduction in workplace accidents by 2023.