Trust me - this changes everything

Value is being unlocked, access is being democratized. Rachel Botsman asks how will business reinvent the role it plays in customers' lives.

Brighter Lives - The Future in Connected LED Light

Eric Rondolat, CEO of Philips Lighting, explains why he's in an industry 'blessed' with solving the energy equation.

Breakthrough Business Models

Exploring how executives and entrepreneurs can harness an evolving set of business model features to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals.


Jacqueline Lim, Volans
Jacqueline Lim, Volans
By Richard Roberts, Volans

A CSR agenda for Silicon Valley

By Richard Roberts, Volans, Read on Medium

John Elkington and Jacqueline Lim

Six secrets of Breakthrough business models

John Elkington and Jacqueline Lim, Read on Medium

Richard Roberts, Volans

Getting into the flows

Richard Roberts, Volans, Read on Medium

John Elkington, Volans
Richard Roberts, Volans
By John Elkington, Volans

Breakthrough Library

Playing with the substance of 'us'

IndieBio's Ryan Bethencourt is on a mission to marry advancements in biotechnology with successful business models

Featuring Ryan Bethencourt, Program Director, IndieBio

Vasu Padmanabhan, CEO, Piramal Sarvajal: Water ATMs making a splash in India

Water ATMs making a splash in India

It may be powered by the sun and managed by the cloud, but Piramal Sarvajal's decentralised clean-water system isn't the water cycle you learnt about at school

Organisation Piramal Sarvajal

Location Ahmedabad, India

The wannabe innovator against the status quo

MIT's Andrew McAfee on why the next industrial revolution is closer than you think

Featuring Andrew McAfee, Digital Economy, MIT

The startup taking the planet's pulse

Planet is on a mission to image the entire Earth every day. Robbie Schingler, Co-Founder of Planet, explains. Are you ready for your close-up?

Featuring Robbie Schingler, Co-Founder, Planet

Open power - the future of energy

Francesco Starace, CEO of Enel, on letting go of carbon and democratising power

Featuring Francesco Starace, CEO, Enel

Ingvild Sørensen, Senior Manager, United Nations Global Compact: 2016 LEAD Symposium

2016 LEAD Symposium

The UN Global Compact's annual LEAD Symposium focused this year on the theme of "Breakthrough Innovation for the SDGs"

Organisation United Nations Global Compact

Location New York City, USA

Shuan Church, President, Living Goods: Africa’s ‘Avon ladies’ of health

Africa’s ‘Avon ladies’ of health

Living Goods are using a century-old business model to fix a broken system

Organisation Living Goods

Location Kampala, Uganda

Jim Woods, CEO, The Curve: The TripAdvisor of Energy

The TripAdvisor of Energy

The Curve aims to knock 20% off corporate carbon emissions by breaking down silos and sharing data on what works.

Organisation The Curve

Location London, UK