Our program is designed to bring you ideas from the very edge and people who are the thinkers and doers leading the charge toward a purpose-driven world. They each bring a unique perspective on the challenges and opportunities of purpose-driven business.


Lauren Capelin

Head of Venture Community
Reinventure Group


Lauren is a community strategist and disruptive innovation specialist passionate about the development and application of new business models, corporate social innovation, impact investment and fostering entrepreneurial capacity, particularly in women. She is currently Head of Venture Community at Reinventure Fund, an Australian venture capital firm focused on investing in disruptive financial services startups, with Westpac as its largest investor.

Prior to this role, she co-founded Collaborative Lab with author Rachel Botsman, working alongside leading thinkers, entrepreneurs and community champions to play an instrumental role in growing collaborative consumption into a global economy and movement over the last 5 years. Lauren is also cofounder of Common Room coworking space with her husband Josh, who is Curator of the Sydney Global Shapers, a community of the World Economic Forum, and acts as an Ambassador for B Lab ANZ. She is also a registered yoga teacher.