Perspectives from the Brightest Minds
from around the World

#LeadershipLessons, #Knowledge, #Experience, #Wisdom

Sustainability / SDG / DEI / ESG / Impact

Maya is the Founder of the National Green Amendment Movement and the Delaware Riverkeeper.
She has been recognised, awarded, and felicitated several times.

Erik is a green diplomat.
He is the sixth Executive Director of the UN Environment.

Shruti is the founder of Ewoke Studio.
She is a design graduate from the National Institute of Fashion Technology.

Duke is an author, writer, and podcast host.
He is a diversity consultant and a crisis prevention instructor.

Agriculture / Food / Food Tech

Vinita is the founder of Bhoomi.
She has combined her deep love for the Earth, humanity and sustainable design to create organic cotton.

Dr. Chef Manjit Singh Gill is the Managing Director, of Eco Green Hospitality Pvt. Ltd.
He is the Former Corporate Chef at ITC HOTELS.

Dean is the founder of Dean’s Beans Coffee Company.
He earlier worked as an indigenous rights lawyer, an environmental attorney.

Bhuman Dani is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of WickedGud.
He was earlier with BCG (Boston Consulting Group).

Consulting / Coaching

Smita is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Empower Yourself Coaching.
She is an executive and personal empowerment life coach.

Gaurav is the founder of xMonks, which is coaching leaders to move to the next level in their personal and professional lives.
He is the host of a podcast titled, “The xMonks Drive.”

Holly is a Revenue and Performance Consultant.
She is the CEO of Holly Jean Jackson LLC.

Jaya is a leadership and executive coach.
She is the founder of the Women Leadership Circle.

Education / Author

Gloria is the author of a book titled, ‘C’mon Funk Move Your Ass – How a Demure Little Wife Made Her Husband a Big City Mayor.’
She has a unique background that involves navigating the world of politics as the spouse of Mark Funkhouser when he was elected as the mayor of Kansas City.

Srilata is the Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
She is a board director of HB Fuller.

Commander Dua is a naval veteran educationist.
He has a PhD in ethical leadership.

Gary is the Chief Executive Officer of Success Masters.
He has won two times as a best-selling author.

Finance / Fintech

Ali is the Chief Executive Officer of Oxford Frontier Capital.
He is the Chairman and Co-Founder of KTrade Securities.

Marc is a former CEO of Transamerica Life Bermuda.
He is a senior financial services executive.

Dr Kandelwal is the Former Chairman and Managing Director of Bank of Baroda.
He is the author of a book titled, “Dare to Lead.”

Gary is the Chairman and CEO of North Star Consulting Limited.
He has been a very senior leader in the life insurance industry.

Government / Geo Politics

Professor Hoodbhoy is a nuclear physicist, essayist and defence analyst.
He is known for his work promoting freedom of speech, secularism and education.

Mr. Wing is the Senior Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Storm Harbor Securities.
He is the Chairman of Carbon Care Asia.

Kenneth Juster is a former United States ambassador to India for the period 2017-2021.
He is also a distinguished fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations.

He is the President of Funkhouser & Associates.
He is the former mayor of Kansas City, Missouri.

Human Resources

Dr Margie Oleson is a Top Team Accelerator.
She is an Executive Coach and leadership Development Expert.

Christian ‘Boo’ Boucousis is the CEO of Afterburner Inc.
He is a former fighter pilot turned business founder, author, and speaker.

Renata is a career coach and a job-hunting expert.
She is the Founder and Managing Director of Pantala, a consulting and coaching firm.

Loren is the Chief People Scientist.
She is a leading expert in human resources, leadership coaching, change management and cultural intelligence.


Vaibhav is the Founder and Chief Learning Officer at Maker’s Asylum.
He has been driving open innovation and hands-on education.

Malcolm Staves is the Global VP of Health & Safety at L’Oréal.

Sudhanshu Mani is the former General Manager of South Western Railway.
Before taking over charge as General Manager, ICF, he also worked in various capacities in Indian Railway such as Chief Mechanical Engineer, Rail Wheel Factory, Yelahanka – Bengaluru, Advisor (Minister), Berlin, at Embassy of India, Germany, Divisional Railway Manager, South Western Railway, Bengaluru, Executive Director in RDSO, Lucknow and Chief Workshop Manager, Lallaguda Workshop, etc.

I am an Award Winner-Transformational Consultant with over 15 years of experience and an MBA in Consulting with Distinction.
I was awarded the Business Postgraduate Program prize in 2022 from York St. John University.

Marketing / Branding

Petra is a consultant for integrated brand brand management.
She’s the founder and owner of PS ConSOULt.

Vyanjana Sharma is the co-founder and creative director at Integra Magna.
She’s also a mentor at ADPList.

Thomas is a sales strategy advisor.
He’s also an authorized challenger advisor.

Adam is the Founder of Startup Sales.
He is a growth hacker.

Media / Film

Michael is the Founder of Innotivity Institute.
He is a master of creativity and innovation coaching.

Dhruv is a musician and a former banker.
He is a music entrepreneur, a singer, and a songwriter with Druv Kent Productions Private Limited.

Shel is the Senior Director, Communications for Webcore.
He is a regular speaker on topics surrounding the application of online technology to strategic organisational communication.

Yossi is an award-winning filmmaker, artist, entrepreneur, and independent peace and socialist activist.
He is also on the Advisory Board of the BPUR International.

Wellness / Healthcare / Pharma

Petra is the founder of the Davos Digital Forum and Rolemodel Rebels
She’s the author of a book titled, Digital Transformation and Legal Transformation.

Karthik is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Neurostellar.
He is a Business World 30 under 30 recognised individual.

Dr. Mehran is an emotional peak performance architect.
He is an author titled, “You Are Not Depressed. You Are Un-Finished.”

Dr Bandy is a forensic psychiatrist and a world expert on violence.
He became known to the public by leading a group of mental health professionals in Breaking the Silence, about Donald Trump’s psychology.

Private Equity

Rajat is the Founder and Director of Padup Ventures.
He is an independent director on various boards.

Boris is the Founder of Growth Unlimited.
He is the Co-Founder of Numbrs, which is a fintech company.

Ajay is the General Partner of Trinity Ventures.
It is focused on early-stage investments in consumer and business applications and services.

Tochi is the Founder of Mesh Venture Partners.
She is currently the Deputy Managing Director of the Oxford Seed Fund.

Real Estate

Tarun is the Founder and CEO of CoKarma.
He is a serial entrepreneur.

Joanna is a buyer’s agent and the director.
She holds an experience of over 25 years in the real estate market.

Ike Cha is the Chairman & CEO of Lionshare.
Ike Cha is a leader, visionary, entrepreneur, and philanthropist.

I am an Australian/New Zealander of Māori descent, and living in Brisbane. My first introduction to commercial property came after being a stay-at-home mom for 12 years.
It began when I landed a receptionist job in the head office of a shopping centre management company. So, you could say I stumbled into the industry and have never looked back over these past 18 years.


He is the Founder & President of 24SEVEN, Modicare, Colorbar, and Modicare Foundation.
He is an intuitive entrepreneur, constantly striving to bring new and radical ideas to life.

Srikanth is the chief executive officer and founder of OffiiNeeds.com, which is a leading Indian corporate gifting and custom merchandise company.
He started his career as an engineer with Infosys.

Rajeev is a business advisor and management consultant.
He is an experienced managing director and CEO with a global career in retail, consumer goods, hospitality, and education.

Rohit Bagaria is a zentrepreneur and Founder & CVO of Budli.in.
He has 20 years of experience in various sectors, including software startup in Silicon Valley, manufacturing & international B2B sales across 35 countries and eCommerce in India, China & the US. Former Director of Founder Institute in Kolkata.


Nick is the Co-Founder and President of ‘College Hunks Hauling Junk.’
He is a renowned entrepreneur.

Chaya is a natural-born intuitive.
She has been a psychic reader, licensed massage therapist and healer for over 25 years.

Sunil is the founder and CEO of Ideafarms, design-led strategy consulting and advisory.
He is an author of a book titled, “The First Principle.”

Ankita De is the Founder and COO of Utsav, India’s Community-Led Marketplace for Faith, Devotion & Festivals.


Alex is the Founder of Athlete2Business.
He is also the co-host of Athlete2Business podcast.

Fred is the Senior Vice President, Commercial Sales and Marketing of the New York Jets.
He is an executive leader with proven strategic experience in the identification, analysis and implementation of aggressive strategies to further organisational growth and operations for the NFL, NBA and NHL franchisees.

Neel is a sports management professional and educator.
He is a life coach.

Alison is a high-performance business coach.
She is also Miss Fitness Australia, a bodybuilder, an Olympic weightlifter, a national rower in New Zealand, a high performer and a professional athlete.

Supply Chain

Roberto Hernandez is the Consultant and Professor in Supply Chain, Logistics, and Procurement, at Keiser University

Marcell Vollmer is the CEO of Prospitalia Group.
He was earlier with BCG, Celonis, SAP, and DHL.

Dr. Talluri is the Hoagland Metzler Endowed Professor at the Broad College of Business, Michigan State University.
He is a professor of Supply Chain Management.

A seasoned Executive and now Entrepreneur with over 39 Years of experience in the fields of leading complex Supply Chain and Manufacturing Operations, Medical Devices (Class 2 and 3), Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), Electronic Components and Assembly Operations, Project Management, Quality Assurance and -Management, Regulatory Requirements (FDA ff.), Business Development.

Social Sector & NGO

Salam is the founder and Secretary General of BPUR International.
He holds over 22 years of experience as a TV presenter, producer, and reporter for business news programs with a few leading TV channels including the BBC.

Jack is the Founder and CEO of AIME (Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience).
He has won several awards.

Stephen is a peacemaking leader.
He is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Peacemaker at Million Peacemakers, a non-profit organisation.

He is also a social entrepreneur, an educator and a poet.
Vishal is an Ashoka fellow and an Eisenhower fellow.

Technology / Automation / Web 3.0 / Metaverse

Dr. David is a seasoned leader in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) and financial technology (FinTech).
He is the CEO and Chief Executive Officer of Aboitiz Data Innovation.

Richard is the Executive Chair of MKAI.org, a podcast show.
He is passionate about artificial intelligence and other frontier technologies to create a sustainable, ethical and inclusive future.

Kinner is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Knorish.
He had also invented an earthquake sensor, making him one of the youngest patent holders in India.

Josh is the Executive Director of Come Up, one of the leading global startup events in Asia.
He is the Director Of Corporate Strategy for Korea Startup Forum.

Travel / Hospitality

Seema Jain is the Founder and CEO of Seva Global – Growing Business Through Cultural Competency. She is also the Co-founder of two non-profit organizations – Supporting Excellence in Education Foundation (SEED) and Young Jains of America.

Vikram Lalvani is the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Sterling Holiday Resorts Limited, a leading leisure hospitality brand in India.
Vikram has over 26 years of incisive leadership experience in the Hospitality, Leisure and ITeS industries.

He is President, of Giersdorf Group LLC. He is the Founder, of Global Voyages Group.

Thomas is a culinary expert. He is a recipient of three Michelin stars.He has been recognized and awarded globally.


Salim is a strategic entrepreneur with expertise in Africa.
He has experience in telecom, fleet management technology, food, and afro cosmetic distribution.

Nick is the Co-Founder and President of ‘College Hunks Hauling Junk.’
He is a renowned entrepreneur.

Mr. Wing is the Senior Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Storm Harbor Securities.
He is the Chairman of Carbon Care Asia.

Samantha is the co-founder of B2B Software Technologies, which is a BSE-listed company.
She is passionate about CSR and social impact.