The Materiality Report was produced byAccountAbility in association with BT Group andLloyds Register Quality Assurance (LRQA). It waswritten and developed by Maya Forstater, SimonZadek, Deborah Evans, Alan Knight, Maria Sillanpää,Chris Tuppen and Anne-Marie Warris.Deborah Evans is Business Manager – CorporateReporting and Assurance at LRQAdebbie.firstname.lastname@example.orgMaya Forstater is a Senior Associate ofAccountAbilitymaya@accountability21.netDr Alan Knight is Head of Standards and RelatedServices at AccountAbilityalan@accountability21.netMaria Sillanpää is a Senior Associate ofAccountAbilitymaria@accountability21.netDr Chris Tuppen is Head of SustainableDevelopment and Corporate Accountability at BTChris.email@example.comDr Anne-Marie Warris is Global Product Manager– Environment at LRQAannefirstname.lastname@example.orgDr Simon Zadek is Chief Executive ofAccountAbilitysimon@accountability21.netThe Materiality Framework is based on theapproaches and experiences of businesses includingAnglo American, BP Plc, BT Group Plc, Ford MotorCompany, The Gap Inc., Hydro Tasmania, Nike Inc,Novozymes and Telefonica. We are grateful for theinsights provided by Karin Ireton of Anglo American;David Bickerton, Adriana Mazry and NicholasRobinson of BP; Susan Morgan of BT; Dunstan Hopeof BSR; Krista Gullo and Andy Hobbs of Ford; LucyCandlin of Future Perfect; Darryl Knudsen andMonica Oberkofler of Gap; Sean Gilbert of GRI;Alison Howman of Hydro Tasmania; Charles Gatchelof Nike; David Owen of Nottingham University; ClausFrier and Pia Carlé Bayer of Novozymes; GeorgeDallas of Standard and Poor’s; Susan Todd of SolsticeSustainability Works; Rafael Fernandez Conazon ofTelefonica; and Lars-Olle Larsson (independent).Jeannette Oelschlaegel, Eric Ripley and Meera Shahfrom the AccountAbility team also contributed to thedevelopment this report and Alex Chilton of AlexChilton Design was responsible for its design.
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