FIBS is the leading non-profit corporate responsibility network in Finland. Founded in 2000, FIBS has currently over 200 members, most of them large companies. FIBS, however, also welcomes NGOs, universities and public sector organisations to join the network in order to create a unique platform of expertise and diversity within the responsibility field.
FIBS’ mission is to promote financially, socially and ecologically sustainable business in Finland by supporting its members' CR strategy and initiatives.
FIBS provides its members with:
- Seminars, workshops and information services including latest research, tools and best practices
- Peer support for the long-term management of responsible business
- Contacts to decision makers, opinion leaders, new potential partners and clients
- Visibility for members CR responsible practices on the FIBS website, newsletters, and events
FIBS takes a multipartner approach in all of its activities. In addition to member services, FIBS consults and co-operates with political ministries, NGOs, trade unions, industry and business associations, and other interest groups, as well as other CR networks in Europe and globally.
FIBS is a member of not only CSR Europe but also CSR 360 Global Partner Network and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and acts as GRI's Data Partner in Finland. FIBS also runs the Finnish Diversity Charter Finland.
SVP, Marketing, Communications & Corporate Responsibility at Outotec