LGT Venture Philanthropy is part of LGT Group Foundation, the largest Private Banking and Asset Management Group in the world that is wholly owned by an entrepreneurial family. Thinking and acting in a responsible and long-term manner are deeply rooted in LGT’s corporate culture.
The establishment of LGT Venture Philanthropy is a result of LGT's corporate philosophy of thinking and acting in a forward-looking manner which creates and upholds values. As a successful business, LGT feels an obligation, across all LGT's locations, to make their own contribution toward a society worth living in.
LGT aims to make a positive contribution to healthy economic and social development and regularly scrutinizes the impact of its activities on clients, business partners, employees, the environment and society. Economic prosperity is all about taking responsibility for society, the environment and employees.
LGT realizes its sustainability goals in a variety of ways:
LGT is committed to protecting the environment and climate on many levels, including through:
Offsetting its CO2 emissions by supporting a windfarm project in Rajastan (India) which is Gold Standard certified.
H.S.H. Prince Max von und zu Liechtenstein, Chairman LGT and member of the Foundation Board of LGT VP
"The whole of society is responsible for helping people facing disadvantages and those with insufficient incomes, and offering them a fair chance to lead a self-determined life."