Perspectives from the Brightest Minds
from around the World

#LeadershipLessons, #Knowledge, #Experience, #Wisdom

Sustainability / SDG / DEI / ESG / Impact

He is the Managing Partner of FeelGood Eco Nurture LLP.
He has converted at least 20,000 kg of waste plastic till now.

Kevin Kyer is the CEO and co-founder of Pyrpose.
Prior to that, 15 different experiences including Yahoo.

Mansoor Hamayun is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Bboxx, a super platform, transforming lives and unlocking potential by providing access to essential products and services ac

Dr. Joshi is also the holder of the Guinness world record for the largest t-shirt from plastic waste.
He has been called The Plastic Man of India, a hero of the environment and recycling.

Agriculture / Food / Food Tech

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).

Aditi is the Founder, Director of BluePine Foods Private Limited, and Brand Yangkiez by Momo Mami.
She is known for her grace and 3D approach in her cooking.

John Snell, the principal at NM Tea B Consultancy, boasts 35 years of expertise in sourcing, encompassing procurement, supply chain management, and tea importing for renowned brands and private label suppliers.

Consulting / Coaching

Mel is a leadership communication specialist.
She is the author of a book titled, “Fully Connected.”

Kate is a productivity coach.
She is the founder of the Good Busy Playbook.

Erez is the Founder of Life Rebuilder Academy.
He is a business strategist, leadership coach and a keynote speaker.

George is a management consultant.
He is an author of a large number of books and editor-in-chief of the management site.

Education / Author

Swami Mukundananji is a world-renowned teacher of spirituality, yoga and meditation.
He has pioneered a holistic system of yoga known as Jagadguru Kripaluji Yog or yoga for the mind, body and soul.

Kiran is the Founder of Riverside School in Ahmedabad.
She is the founder of aProCh, an initiative to make the city more child friendly.

Sophie is an ex Buddhist monastic.
She is an author of a book titled, ‘The Intuition Experiment.’

Prof. Suryavanshi is the chief mentor of the GiET Foundation and the co-founder of the Skill and Scale Singapore Pvt. Ltd.
He is the former Chief Vice Chancellor of the Karnavati University in Ahmedabad and SGT University in Gurugram.

Finance / Fintech

Steve is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Javelin Wealth Management.
He is a commentator on CNBC, CNA and Bloomberg TV.

Jeremy is Rocket Mindset CEO and the Chief Operating Officer of VC investor.
Jeremy is building the largest investor and founder network globally.

Ela Borenstein is Vice President leading the VCIP team, where she is responsible for incentivized and mandated programs on behalf of the government, notably, Venture Capital Action Plan (VCAP), Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative (VCCI) 2017, renewed VCCI, and the Covid Bridge Financing programs, totaling $1.8B for the development and launch of new initiatives for Canadian funds.

Gayle Colman is a Coach, writer, entrepreneur, and financial advisor.
She is the author of The Body of Money, A Self-Help Guide to Create Sustainable Wealth through Innate Intelligence.

Government / Geo Politics

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

Salvatore Babones is an Associate Professor at the University of Sydney. He is the Director of the China and Free Societies program at the Centre for Independent Studies.

Former Deputy Chief Indian Integrated Defence Staff (Operations) responsible for coordinating military operations of the three services. He was responsible for raising the Defence Space and Cyber Agencies, as well as the Special Forces Division.

She is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of StartItUp. She is a former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State.

Human Resources

Bridget is a Speaker and Co-Founder of ‘Visibility on Purpose.’
She has featured regularly on global media and TV channels.

Lindsay is the Founder and CEO of Mirror Mirror, which is a team alignment diagnostics organisation.
She founded her first company at the age of 22 after graduating as a music major.

Laura is the Founder and Soul of The Holistic Business Paradigm.
She aims to inspire and co-create business ecosystems working beyond hierarchies while being fully aligned with their impact and soul.

Robert is an interculturalist.
He is an author of a book titled, “Bridge The Culture Gaps.”


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.

Dr. Joerg Storm is the Global Head of IT Infrastructure for Mercedes-Benz Mobility.
He is a Global Professional and has worked in China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong.

Emery Rubagenga is a Rwandan businessman, passionate about Africa’s development in all aspects and driven by a sincere desire and commitment to make a difference in Africa’s quest for self-sufficiency in this generation. Before founding Ishango Consulting, he had been CEO of ROKA, one of the largest mining companies in Rwanda and has mentored several young Rwandans to become successful entrepreneurs through his work as the first vice president of the Chamber of Young Entrepreneurs of the Rwanda Private Sector Federation.

Marketing / Branding

Kathy is the co-founder of KittyKat, which is a tech enabled content service for brands.
She has a strong background in brand building, social media and communications.

Virginia is the co-author of a book titled, “The Leadership Singularity.”
She is also the author of a book titled, “The Economy of Abundance.”

He is the Founder and Chairman of Customer Capital.
He has launched a lot of loyalty programs for a lot of companies.

She is an entrepreneur, author, and speaker.
She is the owner of Blended Collective.

Media / Film

David is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Creative at Go West Creative.
He has produced multiple film and television projects including the Emmy award-winning television series, “My Generation,” the Independent comedy film, “Rock Paper Scissors” and has directed and produced the New York City Film Festival award-winning thriller, “Gods of Accident.”

Harrish is the former president of Sales and Marketing of the Dainik Bhaskar Group, which is a major media company in India.
He is an author of two books, “Management and Life Lessons from Ground Zero” and “Jio Dil Se: Live Your Dream.”

George 'Tenorman' Tziouvaras, Singer, Performer, Composer, Pianist, Awarded Writer George 'Tenorman' Tziouvaras is a singer, performer, composer, pianist, and an awarded writer. As one of the founders of Opera Chaotique, he has toured in more than 20 countries with over 800 shows. Podcast https://media.blubrry.com/tbcy/anchor.fm/s/a19b694/podcast/play/72062732/https%3A%2F%2Fd3ctxlq1ktw2nl.cloudfront.net%2Fstaging%2F2023-5-13%2Fd28f2384-f3e2-759c-169c-74df8a1ee9e0.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadFollow TBCY RSS Overview In a [...]

Mary is the Senior Advisor of SEC, Newgate Greater China.
She is a communications champion.

Wellness / Healthcare / Pharma

Dr. Brisebois is a certified wellness, healthcare and executive coach.
She is a mediator, dual certified as a general internal medicine and palliative medicine specialist.

Arnout is the owner of the Lean Mentor.
His mission is to make more time for better health care.

Dr. Krishna is the Founder of the Human Wisdom Project.
He is an author of a book titled, ‘Understanding Me, Understanding You’ and ‘Stress Free’.

Dr. Shah is the Founder of UniiqBorn, an organisation to help pregnant and planning couples for happy and healthy delivery.
He started his career as an IT engineer.

Private Equity

Ninad Karpe is the Co-Founder and Partner of 100X.VC, which invests in early-stage start-ups, using iSAFE notes, and aims to invest in 100 start-ups every year.

Vinayak is the co-founder and partner of Hearth Ventures, India’s first Mentor Fund for Craft and Circular Economy Enterprises.
Vinayak is also an alumnus of the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Sciences

Nikhil Choudhary is a Silicon Valley-based venture capitalist and founding partner of Nirman Ventures (www.nirman.vc), a VC fund focused on construction tech, clean tech, and property tech.

He is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of CloudTree Ventures, a seed to early growth stage venture capital firm empowering interactive entertainment companies

Real Estate

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.

Carlos Hernandez is the CEO of Pellas Development Group. He is an International Real Estate Professional, and he has created some unique concepts of luxury hotels.

Mike Kazi is the Founder, and Chairman, of Apex Homes MGT; Apex Capital.


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.


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

Nicolas is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Penbrothers.
He is a fellow member of the YPO.

Randy Deutsch is an Educator, author, international keynote speaker, AI researcher and a licensed architect.
He has designed +100 large, complex sustainable projects.

Suhag Shukla is the Co-Founder and Exec Director of the Hindu American Foundation (HAF).
She is actively involved with Chinmaya Mission.


Sue is the founder of Mosaic Sports Management, representing action sports athletes, Olympians, world champion surfers, X Games medalists.
She is also the co-founder and CEO of Sports Management Mastermind, which is an athlete education company.

RJ Singh is a corporate and an ultra endurance athlete.He is a family man dedicated to the pursuit of self-mastery.

Dr. Shaji Prabhakaran, Secretary General, All India Football Federation Catalysts Dr. Shaji Prabhakaran is the Secretary General of the All India Football Federation. He is the Author of Back to the Roots. Podcast https://media.blubrry.com/tbcy/anchor.fm/s/a19b694/podcast/play/66606381/https%3A%2F%2Fd3ctxlq1ktw2nl.cloudfront.net%2Fstaging%2F2023-2-15%2Fb2e37362-cbaf-0c74-9006-570752192a79.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadFollow TBCY RSS Overview Football is probably the most loved game in the world but India [...]

Dave Stevens is an athlete and a 7-time Emmy Award-winning sports broadcasting professional. Stevens, a congenital amputee, is the only athlete ever to play college football or minor league baseball without legs.

Supply Chain

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.

Mr. Mohan Ramaswamy is a senior supply chain leader from India.

Social Sector & NGO

Andrew Funk is a Social Impact Activist for Homeless People.
He is the Founding President of #HomelessEntrepreneur.

Mr. Sreenath is the President of VaYU, Vivekananda Yoga University.
He is a professor in the electrical engineering and computer science department at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.

She is the Founder & CEO of the BAGGGEL Foundation.
She is very passionate about helping women entrepreneurs.

Martin Ruebens is a lifelong employee of the Flemish Government starting in 1990.
For over 10 years, he was the Flemish Department of Chancellery and Public Governance secretary – the highest position one can have in the Flemish government.

Technology / Automation / Web 3.0 / Metaverse

Moriba is a space environmentalist.
He has a PhD in University of Colorado and is currently an Associate Professor in Aerospace Engineering.

David is the CEO of Mstreet X.
He is the founder of the One United Globe.

Elin is an artificial intelligence and business strategist.
She is a professional speaker and a board director.

Vishal is the Senior Director of IT.
He has over 24 years of experience in diverse roles in aviation, travel and tourism, retail and the hospitality industry.

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.


Rodrigo Llaguno is the Group President of Unlimited Vacation Club & Amstar DMC, Apple.

Carol Hansen is the founder and CEO of Tatonka Capital Corporation. She was the host chair for the Denver Global Leadership Conference in 2011.

Florian is the Managing Partner of Bamboo Capital Partners, Founder of Ryan-Kay and Board Member of numerous organisations.

Alvin is the China President of HTC. He is the Global VP of corporate development at HTC.