How can companies prioritize and balance the higher purpose of making the world a better place with the profit imperative? As the Founder of the B Corp global movement, a community of leaders who use ‘business as a force for good’, these are the questions that have driven Marcello Palazzi throughout his career as an “entrepreneur for human progress”. In this inspiring interview we cover topics such as ‘life-enhancing enterprise’, ‘for-benefit corporations’, ‘eudomonia (well being economy)’, and ‘stakeholder capitalism’! Find out more about the B Corps movement and how it is pointing to a more enlightened and ‘reverent’ way of doing business. A must listen for leaders and emerging entrepreneurs!
Marcello Palazzi, BSc MSc MBA is an entrepreneur for human progress, co-founder through his foundation, Progressio, Rotterdam, of over 30 entrepreneurial ventures for public benefit. Palazzi was born in Milan, educated in Switzerland, the UK, the USA and The Netherlands. His latest activities have been to found the B Corp Movement in Europe and NOW.Partners, an accelerator of the regenerative economy. He is a Harvard and Stanford alumnus, graduated in economics from LSE and Erasmus University.