BPM’s ESG practice co-leader Kristi Staley, CPA, points to increased opportunities for accounting professionals to enhance existing skillsets with ESG expertise

As businesses of all types continue to expand their focus on environment, social and governance (ESG), accounting professionals have a growing opportunity to expand their skills and serve clients in this ever-emerging field. “Many skills from audit and tax work are transferable. We see a lot of opportunity internally for those passionate about ESG,” said BPM Director Kristi Staley in a recent Journal of Accountancy article.

Read the full article, “Build your skills for a career in ESG,” in the January 2023 post by the Journal of Accountancy.


Your organization can benefit from BPM’s expertise as a full-service tax, accounting and advisory firm. Our teams work in collaboration to ensure our clients have access to all services under one roof. Whether you need support in beginning your ESG journey, ESG assurance to establish trust and confidence in your ESG disclosures or assistance in developing a DEI strategy, BPM is ready to be your partner in maximizing your impact.