Plexus' guidance is focused on delivering fit-for-purpose social and environmental programmes aimed at guiding boards and senior management while delivering solutions at the operating level. Applied early and strategically, this approach minimises costly delays in project execution, supports the license to operate and protects and enhances reputation. We help our clients address key socio-economic and environmental risks throughout the project lifecycle. This includes new projects, existing operations and legacy sites. We work proactively with our clients to improve performance and delivery on the ground. We also work with our clients reactively to respond to stakeholder concerns and criticism.
Industry expertise: The Plexus core-group comprises senior professionals from the oil and gasand mining industry, consultancy, government and academia with an average of 25 years of experience.
Our network: We maintain a virtual global team with in-depth industry experience. This allows for a flexible approach in choosing the right experts for the client’s particular needs. Our global network contacts provide additional opportunities to identify an even further range of in country and sector expertise as needed.
Experienced managers: We assign senior, experienced professionals to manage and contribute full time on projects and partner with carefully selected local consultants to provide necessary local content and expertise.
Industry expertise: Our advisors have decades each of experience working for oil and gas and mining companies and international organisations addressing social and environmental risks at project and corporate level.
Bespoke approach: Every project is approached as a unique opportunity to provide, individually focused advice on a bespoke basis to help clients meet their objectives and business needs. We develop pragmatic solutions to complex problems providing clients with clear advice, direction and assistance with implementation.
Global expertise – local knowledge: Our advisors have carried out projects around the world. We emphasize local content and capacity building to provide integrated solutions grounded in local knowledge and international expertise as required. We develop partnerships with local, regional and international centres of expertise and provide project management and mentor in-country consultants to help achieve international standards.
Project and investment focus: We understand project needs and the requirements of investors and project finance partners, in particular the IFC Performance Standards and the Equator Principles.
Consultation and stakeholder dialogue: Plexus’ advisors understand the need for effective consultation and stakeholder communication to minimize social conflict and provide lasting benefits. We have extensive of experience in working with all types of stakeholders, including indigenous communities. Plexus’ network approach ensures that the most experienced individuals work directly with clients on an on-going basis. Plexus also maintains excellent links with academic institutions, government agencies, stakeholder groups and industry organisations around the world and can draw on these resources on behalf of clients.
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