Marcello Palazzi

Marcello Palazzi BSc, MSc, MBA is the Founder President of Progressio Foundation (Rotterdam) and Co-Founder & Board Member of B Lab Europe (Amsterdam). Marcello is a serial entrepreneur for human progress. Following 11 years as co-head of his international family business in environmental technologies from Italy and the UK in the 80s and early 90s, he founded Progressio Foundation, which ... Marcello Palazzi

January 12, 2022




Ada Wong

Ada founded the Hong Kong Institute of Contemporary Culture (HKICC), a unique non-profit organization whose mission is education innovation and a creative civil society.  Among other projects, HKICC founded Hong Kong’s only “art high school”, the HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity and Ada is the School’s supervisor. She also founded the Make A Difference (MaD) Institute, ... Ada Wong

January 12, 2022




Markus Lux

Markus Lux studied History and Politics at the universities of Mainz and Riga. From 1993 to 1996 he worked for the German public television channel “ZDF” in Mainz. From 1996 to 2002 he was a Visiting Lecturer at several universities in Latvia and a Researcher at the »Jews in Latvia« Museum in Riga. Markus has ... Markus Lux

January 12, 2022




François Bonnici

Director of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship and Head of Social Innovation at the World Economic Forum. Physician, professor and the former Founding Director of the Bertha Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship, University of Cape Town, the first academic centre dedicated to social innovation in Africa. Experience spans over two decades of working ... François Bonnici

January 12, 2022




Kiri Bird

Kiri Bird (she/her) is a passionate, strategic and experienced social impact leader, living on unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh in Vancouver, Canada. Kiri is Director of Strategic Initiatives and Ecosystem Relations at the First Nations Technology Council, where she works at the intersection of technological advancement and Indigenous sovereignty. Kiri previously worked ... Kiri Bird

January 12, 2022




Harvey Koh

Harvey is a Managing Director at FSG where he co-leads the Inclusive Markets approach area. Based in Mumbai, he works with both impact enterprises and ecosystem actors to develop and scale business models that benefit the poor, spanning a range of sectors including housing, water and healthcare.  Harvey also directs research to help advance global thinking and ... Harvey Koh

January 12, 2022




Kriss Deiglmeier

Kriss has more than 20 years of senior executive experience that spans the business, social enterprise, nonprofit, academic and philanthropic sectors. She was named one of the “50 Most Influential Women in U.S. Philanthropy” by Philanthropy Insider and is recognised as a pioneer in the field of social innovation. Kriss was CEO of Tides until ... Kriss Deiglmeier

January 12, 2022




Martín Cosarinsky

Martin is the Director of Breadwinners, a grassroots charity selling organic artisan bread and supporting refugees with work. He is also a board member at Praxis, an organisation that provides vital support to vulnerable migrants. He has also lead a WASH implementation in rural Nicaragua and is an active volunteer for Refugee Youth. With vast experience in corporations like GSK and Lindt&Spruengli, he has ... Martín Cosarinsky

January 12, 2022