Asian Development Bank
Stephanie is an Environmental LawÂ andÂ Policy Specialist. She hasÂ worked across sectors andÂ countries advising on the intersection of legal, environmental and sustainable developmentÂ challenges and objectives. As an International Consultant for the Asian Development Bank, Stephanie currently focuses onÂ strengthening the rule of environmental law across Asia. She works directly with national andÂ local government...
Solicitor, Mediator, Company Director
Skinner and Associates
Chris Halburd is a Solicitor, Mediator & Company Director at Skinner & Associates. Chris is a member of the Advisory Group for The Purpose of the Corporation Project, the Advisory Board of B Lab Europe and the B Lab Australia & New Zealand Working Group on legislative changes to allow benefit companies in Australia. Chris has masters degrees in dispute resolution, business administration and international...
Co-founder & Director
Justine Flynn is a visionary and the co-founder of trailblazing social enterprise Thankyou. Driven by the single belief that we can end global poverty in this lifetime, the team designed and delivered a sustainable company that give 100% of profits from their expanding range, to helping people across 17 countries. Justine is passionate about implementing innovative and creative branding and having the best possible t...
Head of Community BankÂŽ Model Development
Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited
Sam is responsible for exploring opportunities for the bankâs âshared valueâ Community BankÂŽ business model internationally. Sam has a wealth of experience in the banking industry both in commercial and management roles and as a qualified lawyer. In 10 years with Bendigo he has held a variety of senior management, Executive and Directorship positions across both debt and equity portfolios, strategy, as well as...
Well Made Clothes
Courtney Sanders, editorial director of Catalogue and now Well Made Clothes, is a long-time culture writer, who loves fashion, but doesnât love everything about the fashion industry. She was frustrated by the under-reporting of the dirty industry practices behind the shiny clothes, and also by the under-representation of the fashion labels which are creating well-made clothes and which treat the people who make the...
Kyra Maya Phillips
Writer, Reader, Listener & Speaker
The Misfit Economy
Kyra Maya Phillips is a reader and a storyteller. She is the co-author of The Misfit Economy , a book which chronicles stories of creativity from informal and dark markets around the globe. Research for this book has taken her to pirate prisons in Somalia, tunnels networks deep below the city of Paris, Amish camel farms, ganglands in Cape Town, and into the history books to study 18th century pirate ships. Alongside...
Michael Bradley is a lawyer and writer. He is the Managing Partner of Marque Lawyers, which was created in 2008 with the singular ambition of completely changing the way law is practised. Ditching timesheets and the mindless pursuit of profit, Marqueâs purpose is to demonstrate (by doing it) that itâs possible for lawyers to be socially useful and agents for positive change while still running a viable business a...
Too many people told Rohan they were interested in mindfulness and meditation but didnât do anything about it because they thought it took too much time and was too hippy. He made buddhify as a side project in late 2011 as a solution to that problem and Mindfulness Everywhere isÂ built on its success. Rohan has a deep expertise in what he calls mobile mindfulnessÂ â using everything around us in modern life as a ...
With a successful global career in finance, manufacturing and consulting, a multitude of Board positions along the way, an MBA, a CA/CPA and honours degrees in Psychology and Statistics, Jan Edwards says, âwhat glass ceilingâ. A life long advocate for business to embrace community as its purpose, Jan is passionate about shared value as a sustainable business strategyÂ that can enrich communities. Today as a membe...