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Noelle Ford
A mother’s story of managing work, parenthood and mental health
Noelle Forde, Senior Underwriter, Zurich Life Assurance plc and Tackle Your Feelings Ambassador takes us through her journey of dealing with postnatal depression and how she has used the tools and techniques she learnt over the past few years to cope with balancing full-time work, homeschooling and other maternal duties during the pandemic.
Alain Abi Rizk
Alain Abi Rizk

Dr Alain Abi Rizk is a polymath, expert in management, geopolitics, international affairs, entrepreneurship, agriculture, animal health management, physiopathology, stem…

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Alexander Fahie

Ethical Angel was founded by Alexander Fahie as a passion project while he was working as an investment manager. He…

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Ali Parsa

Dr Ali Parsa is a British-Iranian healthcare entrepreneur and engineer. He’s the founder and CEO of Babylon, the revolutionary AI…

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Furthering the UN Global Goals: how Paralympians are striving for more than medals
This month sees the start of the Paralympic Games, and we will explore the transferable skills between sport, employment and entrepreneurship, as well as highlight athletes who have set up businesses to tackle food poverty, mental health, childhood development and the disability employment gap. This is a collaboration with two of our Knowledge Partners, Untapped and thinkBeyond. In this article, Anna Parisi, Co-Founder, Untapped, shines a light on Paralympians who are focusing on social impact projects outside of their lives as athletes.
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Gérard Niyondiko

Gérard Niyondiko is a Burundian engineer and co-founder of Maïa Africa, a social company (first B corp accredited in Burkina…

Goal Click
How football, and photography, can be tools to help refugees rebuild their lives
Matthew Barrett is the Co-Founder of Goal Click, a global football storytelling platform helping people understand one another and the world through football. In this article, he introduces Goal Click Refugees, a series run in partnership with UNHCR, and articulates why the private sector must have a role in supporting displaced people around the world. Part of ‘Game On’ - a content stream exploring the intersection of sport, business and social impact, run in partnership with thinkBeyond.
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How Youth Run NOLA has evolved its purpose during the Covid-19 crisis
As part of Game On - Sport for Social Impact this month, run in partnership with thinkBeyond, we will shine a spotlight on how the sport-for-good sector came together to help communities recover and rebuild from Covid-19, exploring how sport has responded and adapted to support some of the world’s most vulnerable people during the pandemic. Here, Denali Lander, Executive Director, Youth Run NOLA, shares how the organisation has evolved its purpose during the Covid-19 crisis and used the pandemic as an opportunity to revaluate what it stands for and why.
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Howard Weinstein

For 25 years, Howard ran a successful international plumbing manufacturing business based in Montreal. Through life events, he went to…

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Introducing Game On – Sport for Social Impact
Meaningful Business and thinkBeyond are excited to present ‘Game On’ - a content stream exploring the intersection of sport, business and social impact. In this launch article, Nick Keller, Founder and President of thinkBeyond, shares the multiple benefits of sport as a pathway for positive change, and its role in helping communities recover from the pandemic.
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K Chandrasekhar

K.Chandrasekhar (KC) is the Founder & CEO of Forus Health Pvt. Ltd. Forus Health is working on the mission of…

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Kai Eberhardt

Kai Eberhardt is CEO and co-founder of Oviva, a digital health company focusing on treating diet-related, chronic diseases. Kai completed…

Karin Reiter
Karin Reiter

Appointed Global Head of Sustainability of the Adecco Group in June 2018, Karin is responsible for developing and driving an…

Kenneth Kwok
Kenneth Kwok

Kenneth is the Founder and CEO of Global Citizen Capital (GCC), the impact investment arm of an Asian multi-family office…

Khadija Jallouli
Khadija Jallouli

Khadija Jallouili is the CEO of HawKar . She’s a disabled person who has always struggled to be independent and who…

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Naziba Naila Wafa

Naziba Naila Wafa is the co-founder of Resurgence, a social enterprise that is revolutionizing menstrual hygiene in low-income communities through…

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Paul Lindley OBE

Paul Lindley is an award-winning British entrepreneur and social campaigner. Paul began his career as a Chartered Accountant at KPMG,…

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Prasad Kompalli

Prasad Kompalli is the co-founder and current CEO of Mfine, having formed it in 2017. Mfine is an online health…

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Rod Banner

Rod Banner is forward-thinking entrepreneur, and CEO of 3LA.com – a consulting firm focused on optimising proposition architecture, brand &…

Saba Alzabin
Saba Alzabin

Dr. Saba Alzabin is an immunologist with over 15 years’ experience across global academia and industry. Her contribution to medical…

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Samantha Payne

Samantha Payne is the Co-Founder of Open Bionics; an award-winning startup developing low-cost bionic hands that look and feel good,…

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Sarah Bateup

Recovery rates for anxiety and depression have stagnated, Sarah Bateup is tackling this international problem. She has demonstrated how year…

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How Sport-for-Development Organisations can Build Bridges Between Businesses and Refugee Communities
Mary Connor is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Soccer Without Borders, a global non-profit that uses soccer as a vehicle for positive change in the lives of underserved youth. Here, she discusses how its direct-service programmes support refugee and asylum-seeking youth in their journey to create a new home, and the ways in which brands can contribute to the growing issue of displaced people around the world. This article forms part of a series looking at how sport can support refugee communities, run in partnership with Goal Click and thinkBeyond.
Sujay Santra
Sujay Santra

Realising that there will never be sufficient doctors to treat patients in India individually, Sujay incepted iKure in 2010. Today,…

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Supporting Refugees through Football, with Oleksandr (Sasha) Formichov, CEO, League of Tolerance
The number of displaced people in the world (including refugees, asylum seekers, and internally displaced persons) has now risen to 82.4 million, according to UNHCR. In partnership with Goal Click, we will hear from leaders of businesses and NGOs on how brands can engage with refugees and help rebuild their lives after displacement, through the lens of football. Co-hosted by thinkBeyond. Part of ‘Game On’ - a content stream exploring the intersection of sport, business and social impact, run in partnership with thinkBeyond.
Tarun Bothra
Tarun Bothra

Tarun is one of the Co-Founders & CTO at Saathi. He believes sustainability is important for our survival in the…

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Uche Udekwe

Uche Kenneth Udekwe is a social entrepreneur, an SDG Advocate and Founder/CEO of Natal Cares. He is An Ashoka ChangeMakerXchange…

Zak Kaufman
Zak Kaufman

Zak Kaufman is Co-Founder and CEO of Vera Solutions, an award-winning social enterprise and Certified B Corporation using cloud and…