Independent management consultancy will assist with environmental, social, and governance goals


Gravity Media has appointed independent management consultancy Carnstone to assist it with environmental, social, and governance goals.

This begins with a commitment to become net zero on carbon emissions by 2030, and increase diversity and inclusion across the broadcast industry. Carnstone are working with the company to develop a comprehensive ESG strategy, initially focusing on sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and employee wellbeing. 

John Newton, CEO of Gravity Media, said: “At Gravity Media we recognise that we all have a role to play to contribute to a more sustainable future. We are passionate about playing our part in that journey and are excited to announce our partnership with Carnstone in developing the next stage of our long term ESG strategy.

“Our aim is to create and implement a strategy that not only contributes to a more sustainable future but also ensures we promote diversity and inclusion in our industry, fostering a culture where our employees feel they can bring their whole selves to work. Our strategy will allow us to create long term value for our organisation, our stakeholders and wider society, whilst sustaining and enhancing our natural resources for future generations.”

Paul Burke, senior partner at Carnstone, added: “We’re delighted to be working with Gravity Media on the development of their sustainability strategy. We’ve already been impressed by the company’s ambition and senior level commitment. We want to harness these strengths to produce an approach that addresses its main sustainability challenges and positions Gravity Media as a leader within its sector.”