ESG Report 2022 June 2022 - Page 70

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5.4 Collaborating for greater impact – Racing . Green . with Aston Martin
Aston Martin
Bridge of Weir has enjoyed a special relationship with Aston Martin that spans decades , providing the highly specified leather interiors that are integral to the marque ’ s reputation for ultra-luxury , high-performance vehicles .
This association continues to this day , from the beautiful DB11 to the powerful SUV , the DBX . Our supersoft , hand-crafted automotive leather was also used in the limited run DB7 Zagato Coupe , DB AR1 , One-77 and more recently , the 2021 one-off creation , the Victor .
Aston Martin ’ s new Environmental , Social and Governance ( ESG ) strategy , Racing Green embraces a new , driving ambition to be a world-leading sustainable ultra-luxury automotive business and Bridge of Weir will be a key partner on this journey .
“ We are delighted to expand our long-term strategic partnership with Bridge of Weir , with the involvement of our suppliers key to successfully achieving our sustainability goals outlined in Racing . Green . Not only are we benefitting from their expertise and unrivalled quality but their vertical control from farm to finish , 100 % traceability and lowest carbon leather , but we are also supporting our ambition to achieve net zero emissions across our entire supply chain .”
Aurelien Faucheux CPO – Head of Procurement Aston Martin
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