Skip links

CSO: Chief Sustainability Officer

A key figure in executive position

The Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) occupies a relatively new executive position. An increasingly important figure due to the challenge of adapting to sustainable development and the effects of climate change that dominate the national and international agenda. The CSO  is a vital figure who designs the sustainability strategy in your organization, acts as the main driver and coordinates its execution.


February 2023

120 h

Mon - Thur
17:00 a 20:30 h

On campus


Eva Garrell


The CSO provides your organization with an improvement in the efficiency of processes, a clear articulation of your organization’s vision, a commitment and expectation management for sustainability, the identification of business opportunities, an improvement in the reputation and positioning of your institution in its interest groups, the attraction of key talent, an increase of relationships with clients by providing productive collaborations that promote sustainability solutions while creating value for the organization, and a reinforcement a culture towards sustainable development.


Gain deep knowledge concerning sustainability's ecosystem and corporate social responsibility
Identify future trends and provide a sustainable value proposition for organizations
Apply social return on investment (SROI) in your organization
Discover how to maximize the impacts of actions and initiatives in sustainability and corporate social responsibility
Provide the tools to design, implement and execute a sustainability strategy
Discover how to influence, empower and collaborate with stakeholders in the positive development of sustainability and corporate social responsibility
Discover that innovation is key to meeting the challenges of environmental, social and economic sustainability

Why it’s important

Sources of interest:
Euromonitor. Informes: Global Trends 2022,
Pacto Mundial UN. Informes: Anuario climático, 2022

90% of large companies

They think that CSO will be an indispensable figure to face the challenges of sustainability


Key to helping the CEO navigate and achieve the best performance of ESG criteria.

70% of directors

They think that the main strength of the figure of the CSO is to reconfigure the business model

+50% of the competencies of a CSO

They focus on having a long-term strategic business vision

35% of large firms in the EU

They have a CSO position with decision-making power and governance

⬆ Demand

Between 2020 and 2021, the demand for CSO profiles grew more than twice as much as the total number of CSOs existing in companies before 2020

Who is it for?

This program is for you if:

You are a professional concerned about a strategic improvement in business sustainability management who wishes to gain in-depth knowledge of the future opportunities of managing it from an integrated and transversal perspective.

Your companions will be:

  • Directors of small and medium-sized companies
  • Entrepreneurs who want to learn about the opportunities and challenges of new business models based on corporate sustainability
  • Aspiring managers with power over business strategy, policies and development KPIs.
  • Technicians and consultants who want to obtain in-depth knowledge about the strategic value of sustainability.
  • You are interested in sustainability and need to identify strategies and tools.

Do you need more information?

    CSO Chief Sustainability OfficerGreen Digital MarketingSustainability and business strategyCircular EconomyThe Company's footprint on the Environment

    Data controller: TALENTEA RECRUITMENT, S.L.
    Purpose of processing: Manage the queries raised and, if you authorise us, send newsletters, commercial communications and promotions.
    Legitimation of the processing: Legitimate interest and consent of the interested party.
    Data retention: They will be kept for as long as there is a mutual interest or as long as necessary for the fulfilment of legal obligations.
    Target audience: Service providers or collaborators.
    Entitlements:The right to withdraw consent at any time. Right of access, rectification, portability and deletion of your data and the right to limit or oppose its processing.
    Contact details for exercising your rights:
    Additional information: Further information can be found in our Privacy Policy.


    Write us

    General catalog


    Course dossier


    CSO: Chief Sustainability Officer Course

      *All fields are required

      Download Talentea’s course catalog

        *All fields are required

        Este sitio web utiliza cookies para mejorar su experiencia en la web. Política de Cookies