Global nutrition company Herbalife Nutrition announced that its Board of Directors has formed an ESG committee. According to the company, the decision to form the new committee was made given the importance of leading in the areas of sustainable, socially responsible and ethical practices.

John Agwunobi, Chairman and CEO of Herbalife Nutrition, said:

“The formation of this new committee underscores and reaffirms Herbalife Nutrition’s commitment to continuing to improve communities around the world as a leading global corporate citizen.”

The company announced that the ESG Committee will be chaired by Herbalife Nutrition board member, Michael Montelongo.

Montelongo said:

“I am excited about working with the management team as the Company continues to lead in this critical area. We understand the great responsibility that comes with being a leader, and this new committee will provide important oversight on the company’s overall strategy and management of ESG matters.”