BSD Consulting - business. sustainability. development - is a global sustainability consultancy that provides thought leadership and customized solutions for the management of sustainability issues to international business and governmental organizations. BSD Consulting has been involved in the continued development of non-financial reporting for more than a decade and has contributed to producing over 150 sustainability reports. Founded in 1998, the consultancy has 60 employees and 15 freelancers at eleven branch offices around the globe. BSD Consulting is currently the world's largest GRI-certified training partner. The consulting service portfolio comprises a wide range of solutions in the areas of strategy development, stakeholder engagement, reporting and communication, supply chain management, sustainable finance and capacity building.
In 2013 BSD Germany launched the Reporting 3.0 platform to advance the international debate on the future of sustainability reporting and to foster innovation. The Reporting 3.0 platform contains three one-day events per year as well as a two-day annual conference in October. Furthermore, BSD organizes training seminars on the future of sustainability reporting throughout the year.