Sir Richard Branson is the most exciting and personable businessman alive and the man behind one of the world’s most recognized and respected brands, Virgin. The brand has expanded into air and rail travel, hospitality and leisure, telecommunications, health and wellness, and clean energy through more than 300 companies in 30 countries.
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Dame Stephanie Shirley is a highly successful entrepreneur turned ardent philanthropist. She was appointed the first British Government’s Honorary Ambassador for Philanthropy in 2009. Dame Shirley provides her audience with an inspirational insight into her own personal life and the important role philanthropy plays in making a difference to local charities. A much in demand keynote speaker at international conferences.
Jeremy Rifkin economist, writer, political advisor, activist and the founder and president of the Foundation On Economic Trends. Rifkin’s work explores the impact of scientific and technological changes on the economy, the workforce, society, and the environment. Author of seventeen bestselling books translated into more than thirty languages.
Bertrand Piccard is one of Europe’s most sought-after motivational speakers, applying his ballooning experience to discuss motivation, adventurous spirit and the psychology of communication and team-working along with the management of stress and the unknown.
Dr. Bertrand Piccard was born on March 1st 1958 in Switzerland into a family of explorers and scientists. He seemed to be predestined to perpetuate one of the greatest family adventures of the 20th century. This scientist-adventurer, psychiatrist and aeronaut combines science and adventure to explore the human soul.
Christine Loh co-founder and CEO of Civic Exchange was named Time Magazines ‘Hero of the Environment’ in 2007 and ‘Woman Who Makes A Difference’ in 2009 by RBS Coutts/Financial Times Women in Asia Awards. She is a regular speaker at academic and international forums all over the world on politics, economics, urban planning, air quality and climate change.