23 nov 22

COP27 was a disappointment… but the Fleet Europe Summit was great

We’ve just returned from Dublin, where we held the 2022 Fleet Europe Summit. This 16th edition was a special one, as we also celebrated the 25th anniversary of Fleet Europe. What a pleasure it was to welcome over 1,000 fleet managers and industry leaders, meeting, learning and discussing how Fleet Sustainability benefits ourselves and our People, and our Planet and corporate Profit.

Indeed, it doesn’t have to be one or the other. What benefits one can benefit all. And this is something our industry has understood.

The willingness, the courage and the ability of our industry to adapt and to innovate for People, Planet and Profit is exemplary, especially considering the disappointing outcome of COP27 in Sharm-el-Sheik. Apparently, none of the attendees is a fan or the band R.E.M., in particular of their song ‘It’s the End of the World as We Know It’ from 1987 - 10 years before the launch of our Fleet Europe brand.

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Authored by: Steven Schoefs