THINKERS50 RADAR CLASS OF 2022Julia Binder
A systemic and holistic perspective on businesses, exploring how companies can shape a new economy that is socially just and respectful of planetary boundaries. Focuses on the role of entrepreneurs in launching and scaling impactful new ventures – thereby challenging and disrupting entire industries – and on the scalability of digital technologies for managing transformation towards sustainability.
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Professor of Sustainable Innovation and Business Transformation at IMD and Director of the School’s Center for Sustainable and Inclusive Business. Led the sustainability center Tech4Impact at EPFL – collaborative projects with corporates, NGOs and international organizations like the UN.
Julia’s work is published in leading FT50 journals such as the Journal of Business Venturing, and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. She regularly shares her thoughts in IMD’s magazine, I by IMD.