10 June 2015

9th_meetup_logoOur 9th CSR & Sustainability Meetup was a perfect closure for the summer as we explored the secrets of winning partnerships for boosting business values and raising positive social impact.

Nicolas Delaunay shared his diverse experience after two decades of building high quality partnerships and innovative fundraising for leading names such as CNN, WWF Middle East.

Benjamin de Terssac, a web enthusiast and startup entrepreneur, passionate about the sharing economy, spoke about the successful initiative Carpoolarabia.com. Carpool Arabia offers a platform that connects drivers with empty seats to passengers looking for a ride. This social and trusted community is built on user’s feedback and rating. Benjamin emphasized on the element of collaboration and partnership as the key ingredient of success of this innovative initiative which is gaining ground in the region.

In the age of Sustainable Development, the collaboration between the private, public and third sector is changing. Under the prism of CSR, leaders, managers, beneficiaries and change agents are looking for ttransformative models that will drive partnerships and secure sustained and meaningful impact. In a full room, our quests speakers shared with our passionate audience their experiences on how to go beyond incremental change and create simultaneously real, meaningful impact for society and your business.