InvenTrust Properties (IVT) is committed to focusing on environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) practices and standards to enrich our communities, conserve resources and foster a best-in-class working environment while enhancing long term stakeholder value.
IVT has participated in the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) survey since 2013, and has been a member of GRESB since 2018. We believe GRESB provides a framework to deploy the best-in-industry policies and practices for Sustainability, Investment Management, Social Responsibility and Corporate Governance.
As an example of our commitment, IVT has:
Improved energy, water and waste management policies and practices in our offices and at our properties.
US Green Building Council – LEED Silver certification: InvenTrust Corporate Office, Downers Grove, IL.
LED lighting upgraded at multiple centers.
Electric vehicle charging stations operating at a number of centers.
Xeriscaping and smart irrigation installed at various centers.
IVT is invested in our employees with tuition reimbursement, continuing education and training, superior benefits for superior performance, work-life balance initiatives and health and wellness programs.
Pairing new hires with mentoring partners.
Ongoing health and wellness programs.
IVT-sponsored community support projects.
IVT places a strong emphasis on its governance policies and practices including audits, internal controls, compensation and shareholder rights.
In 2017, IVT appointed Paula Saban as the first female Board Chairperson in the company’s history.
In 2018, IVT added a second female Board Member, Amanda Black.
5 of 7 Board members have been elected within the last 5 years.