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Report: Sustainability Let’s Talk 15 11 April 2016 in Disruptive Strategies, Strategic Growth, Sustainability, Sustainability Let's Talk, Transformation

Full report now available via link: Sustainability Let’s Talk 15 Sustainability. What is it and how do business leaders and governments navigate its complexity? This is the question I raised in 2014 at an international sustainable development conference when presenting an integrated approach towards ‘Sustainability Strategy’ as an opportunity for transformational growth. The importance of sustainable…

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Q&A with Kavita Prakash-Mani for Grow Asia – Sustainability, Let’s Talk 14 December 2015 in Disruptive Strategies, Sustainability, Sustainability Let's Talk

Q&A with Kavita Prakash-Mani, Executive Director for Grow Asia – Sustainability, Let’s Talk Kavita Prakash-Mani is the Executive Director for Grow Asia. Grow Asia is a bold initiative and organisation. They encompass a formidable Asia-Pacific team (based in Singapore), convened by the World Economic Forum in partnership with the Association of South East Asian Nations…

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Q&A Rare Earth Minerals – Sustainability, Let’s Talk 19 October 2015 in Sustainability Let's Talk

Q&A Rare Earth Minerals – Sustainability, Let’s Talk  As part of the #sustainabilityletstalk15 initiative, I recently sat down with Robert Sills, a global Strategic Materials Marketer and Procurement expert. We discussed specifically rare earth minerals and the overarching industry perspective on sustainability and what it means. My biggest takeaway, is that rare earth minerals are…

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Disruptive is the new normal 30 September 2015 in Disruptive Strategies, Strategic Growth, Sustainability, Transformation, Transformational change

‘How we react to these difficult times will determine our future. We have huge potential if only we realised it’.   No truer words, spoken by the Hon. Dr Mike Nahan MLA, Western Australia’s Treasurer, Minster for Energy and Minister for Multicultural Interests. This of course, doesn’t just apply to the changing landscape of the…

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Sustainable Supply Chain Value 15 September 2015 in Environmental Sustainability, Strategic Growth, Sustainability, Transformational change, Uncategorized

During May of this year, I provided the keynote address at an international sustainable development conference held in Dubai, discussing the challenges around supply chain sustainability and maintaining commercial value. Incredibly, whilst supply chain is a key part of the sustainable issues we face globally today, the potential impact of commercial decisions made both upstream…

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Keynote Address: International CSR and Sustainable Development Conference 26 May 2015 in Business Improvement, Strategic Growth, Sustainability, Transformational change

During May I had the honour of providing the keynote address at the International CSR and Sustainable Development Conference, held in Dubai. Whilst having the opportunity to open the conference, together with Dr Tamer Elewa of British University Dubai and Dr Biplap Loha Choudhury of Centre for Journalism and Mass Communication, what stood out most, was…

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Sustainability Strategy Driving Commercial Value – Published in CSR Pulse 4 September 2014 in Environmental Sustainability, Sustainability

Our work and article on Sustainability Strategy, was recently published in the online sustainability dialogue for the Middle East, CSR Pulse. The article titled ‘Sustainability Strategy Driving Commercial Value’ highlights how do business leaders and boards navigate its complexity? Sustainability is about more than demonstrating corporate social responsibility activities. It is uniquely complex to navigate as it…

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