Jed Emerson is an internationally recognized strategic advisor to asset owners and thought leader in the field of impact investing. He advises leading family offices and investment firms on the development and execution of diverse impact investing strategies. He has held faculty appointments at Harvard, Stanford and Oxford Business Schools and is presently a visiting research fellow at the University of Heidelberg, Germany. He has published 8 books on the topic, his latest, The Purpose of Capital: Elements of Impact, Financial Flows and Natural Being, explores the cultural and social history of our separating economic from social/environmental aspects of value creation, and the process of our moving from "how" back to "why" in order to more deeply connect capital with the development of our Self and relation to the Other.
Head of Innovation at SAP Africa. Director at Foundation for Space Development. Astronaut Candidate, Mars One.
Community architect. Integrative performance facilitator. International speaker.
Partner & Experience Designer at KNOWEAUX Applied Futures.
Founder of Museum of Tomorrow and MOTI New Planetary Narratives.
Co-Founder of Heliotropy. Engagement Lead at Impact Management Project
Co-Founder & CMO of RxAll. Advocate for inclusion and diversity. International and TEDx Speaker.
Chairman & Co-founder of Impactscool.
Founder & CEO of Strategic Narrative Consulting. Contributor at World Economic Forum, NewCo and Futurism. Idealist. Optimist.
Founder of Africa Tech Summits and AppsAfrica.com.
Co-CEO, Equally. Professional game developer building the future of kids's learning and well being.
Co-founder of Equally. Building Da Vinci Club for kids' wellbeing and to make them move and learn from the real world.
Co-Founder of Mobile School (empowering street kids), StreetwiZe (executive training) and StreetSmart (Tech4Good).
Co-Founder & Executive Director, Conveners.org
CEO of Esmee Fairbairn Foundation. Board Member of the UK's Environment Agency.
Founder & CEO at UCOT.
Managing Director at Cambridge Associates.
CEO & Founder, iO Corp.
CEO and Founder of OpenBusiness Africa. Computer Scientist. Techprenuer. World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.
Founder and CEO of United for Global Mental Health.
CEO (Chief Evolutionary Officer) Future of Leadership Salon / Inspiration Without Borders.
CEO & Co-founder, WarOnCancer.
Chief Instigator, Instigation Protocol.
Writer. International Human Rights Lawyer. Social Innovator. Professor. Founder. CEO.
Innovation Director @ Future of Fish. Using structure and technology to fuel scalable impact.
Cocreation, Guru. Building people and organizations.
Founder of True Equation.
Impact Investing and Entrepreneurship Thought Leader. Founding Director, REDF and Larkin Street Services.
Founder of QuizRR. Solution provider for companies wanting to go beyond audits.
Mindset and Success Coach to World Changing Moguls.
Co-founder of Think-it. Shaping a generation of technology leaders. Lifelong learner.
EdTech and Connected Play Designer. Co-founder & Chief Design Officer at Vai Kai
Head of Strategic Growth at Kognity. Reshaping the future of education through technology.
Founder of Maximizing Impact Project.
Co-founder & CEO of Uncommon Partners. Author of Leading Transformation. Faculty Member at Singularity University.
CEO at Aquaai. Gathering data w/ fishlike robots.
Subject and Narrator of “Vestige.” Award winning virtual reality documentary about love and loss.
Program Manager at Stawi Africa. Investment professional. Passionate about Africa's development.
Partner at KNOWEAUX Applied Futures.
Founder of ByHeart Coaching. Leadership coach. Tango teacher.
Founder & CEO at Inbot. Purpose to build and promote AIs that can elevate the humanity and save our planet.
Director, Social impact & Innovation at the University of California San Diego
Impact investor. Philanthropist. Active campaigner on mental health issues.
Founder & CEO of Movement BE.
Engineer turned Impact VC. CIO of Nesta.
Co-founder CEO Nextfood. Re-inventing the Food Supply Chain.
Author. Director. Creative Strategist at Data & Society.
CEO of EAT. Author of "The Doctor's Diet". Co-host of Netflix and ABC's "Ask the Doctor".
Venture Capital at IFC. Focused on values-based investing.
COO & Co-founder, WarOnCancer.
Co-founder and CEO of Elsa Science.
Founder of Alabaster. Lifelong entrepreneur. Now founder whisperer. Deep tech investor.
Founder, Exponential Ventures. Tech Start-up Mentor. Exponential Organizations Consultant. Investor. Poet.
Initiator, Techfestival. Exploring and celebrating a human technology.
Founder at delodi, katapult:NOW, and VUIA.
Founder of Bloom, a VR mental health company focused on depression.
Founder, Ekskäret Foundation. Co-creating a more conscious society.
Founder of ClimateView. Accelerating the pace towards carbon neutrality.
Founder, Global Impact Alliance.
Co-Founder & President of Ovamba Solutions. Advocate for diversity & equality. Champion of Women and all things African.
Founder at Strangeworks, Inc.
Founder of Davosblockbase. Chairwoman of heARTECH Davos 2020. Vision architect. Social artist. Soulful solution researcher. Purpose economy developer.
Founder & CEO of Raise the Barr. Forbes 30 under 30 Enterprise Technology. IBM Global Entrepreneur.