Ideas on Finance, Happiness and Sustainability

17. Jun, 2018

In Paris The #happycfo during the 8th CFO roundtable organized by DII shared with selected audience that a purpose driven Finance function can create a better society. Marco’s speech was inspired by Bertrand BadréJean TiroleRobert Shiller books See also

3. Jun, 2018

To realize our potential and address major complex issues such as climate change, food security, environmental sustainability, health care, governance, and equitable wealth creation requires transformational change at scale.  This involves sustained effort by diverse people and organizations over significant geographic expanses.  Their work involves deep innovation in ways of thinking, acting, power structures, and relationships.

2. Jun, 2018

Volatile markets, challenging consumer demands, and the technological disruptions resulting from digitization and Industry 4.0 are producing unprecedented rates of change. In response, companies have worked to increase organizational agility, hoping to foster innovation and shorten go-to market cycles. Yet organizational experiences and sociological conditioning often impede true agility. As a result, many of these efforts fall short of their objective to manage the uncertainty generated by change. But another movement—mindfulness—will help companies overcome these challenges. 

20. May, 2018

What can be an Hybryd idea?

In the first large-scale, quantitative study of nascent social entrepreneurs, researchers from Harvard Business School and Echoing Green examine the rise of hybrid organizations that combine aspects of nonprofits and for-profits and the challenges hybrids face as they attempt to integrate traditionally separate organizational models.

20. May, 2018

We have to focus on improving the quality of our societies, or our societies will fall apart, shared cofounder of Apax Partners, Bridges Ventures & Social Finance Sir Ronald Cohen. During his Stanford GSB Global Speaker Series talk on February 22, 2016, Sir Ronald discussed why impact investing is the future and how the sector must evolve going forward. Read more insights on