Max Havelaar Lecture 2016

Max Havelaar Lecture 2016

Business & Inclusive Development

Max Havelaar lecture 2016 involved the themes inclusive business, bottom of the pyramid and living wage benchmarks. Internationally renowned specialists shone their light on the infusion between trade and sustainable development, including:

The banker who saw the green light

Pavan Sukhdev used to be a banker and uses this experience and expertise to integrate the price of sustainability in the value chain. In addition to running his own enterprise GIST advisory he is a valued speaker on large platforms such as TEDx and the World Economic Forum.

The man who brings change with a telephone

Joseph Ogutu is director of Safaricom, the largest telecom company of East and Central Africa, which brought M-Pesa to the market. He is also chairman of the Safaricom Foundation. He can tell from practice about the bottom of the pyramid and inclusive business.

In addition: Irene Visser, managing director Netherlands-African Business Council (NABC)
. Wilbert Flinterman, senior advisor workers' rights and trade union relations, Fairtrade International.