John Elkington who has been described by Business Week as ‘a dean of the corporate social responsibility movement for three decades’ is the founding partner and executive chairman of sustainability think tank Volans Ventures and is a world authority on corporate responsibility and sustainable development.
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Christiane zu Salm is a media, internet and emerging technology entrepreneur who advocates the development of new and innovative business models in these fields.
Christiane zu Salm is founder and CEO of About Change Ventures (ACV). ACV is an independent private equity fund which was founded in spring 2007. ACV offers growth capital for media content, internet, telecom and advertising companies. ACV focuses on later stage investments on a global basis. The fund was closed in October 2007 and has a volume of over €100 million.
Benjamin Zander is a world famous conductor, teacher, speaker and leading interpreter of Mahler and Beethoven known for his charisma and unyielding energy and for his brilliant pre-concert talks.
Zander’s presentation takes an audience on a journey that offers a startling new perspective on leadership. Through stories, music and concepts it causes a radical shift in perception. This is not a speech, it is an experience!
Simon Woodroffe is a successful entrepreneur, businessman and Founder of YO! Sushi and YO! Brand. A very entertaining, thought-provoking speaker, with his practical advice on creativity and innovation in business. With an energising presence he always leave audiences feeling truly motivated.
Freek Vermeulen is an Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the London Business School. He writes, teaches, consults and is a much sought after keynote speaker at company and industry conferences across the world covering topics such as strategies for growth, strategic innovation and making strategy happen.
Martin Varsavsky is an Argentine/Spanish entrepreneur and founder of seven companies in the past 20 years. A sought-after speaker around the world, Martin draws upon his experiences as a highly successful businessman to show audiences how to use new technologies, innovation and creativity to develop business potential.
Michael Treacy is an internationally known expert on Growth, Corporate Strategy and Business Transformation. His keen ability to quickly diagnose the key problems of a company or industry makes him a unique and highly sought after speaker. Highly entertaining and incredibly thought provoking.