Accelerating the Regenerative Economy at B for Good Leaders Summit

An energizing time with 1,200 B Corp leaders at the B for Good Leaders conference last week. NOW Partners & the Future Economy Forum were honored to curate the Regenerative Economy track for this summit of B Corp leaders held in Amsterdam, NL.

We connected, engaged in interactive innovation processes, and exchanged insights into the vast potential of B Corp, Regenerative Value Creation and Regenerative Economy.

Thank you to all who joined the Regenerative Economy track sessions curated by NOW Partners, and the speakers who inspired us!

Speakers: Regenerative Economy Track | Thursday May 11, 2023

Davide Bollati, Davines Group, Chairman and Owner
Evelyn Doyle, Patagonia, Head of People & Culture International
Harald Tepper, Philips, Senior Director Sustainable Development
Shaun Russell, Chair, B Corp Beauty Coalition and Founder, SKANDINAVISK
Andrea Alvares, Natura’s fr. SVP for Marketing, Innovation and Sustainability
Antoni BALLABRIGA, BBVA Bank, Global Head of Responsible Business
Ségolène de Marsac, Global Head of Cough and Cold, acting as CSO, Sanofi CHC
Anis Hachem, Innovation and Sustainability Manager, Nespresso UK
Leslie Johnston, CEO, Laudes Foundation

Speakers: Regenerative Agriculture Day | Friday May 12, 2023

Peter Boterman, Sustainability Strategy director, Royal Friesland Campina
Volkert Engelsman, Co-Founder Resilience Hub, fr. Owner and CEO of EOSTA BV
Andrea Dominique Illy, Co-Founder & CEO of Amarey | Italian Regenerative Skincare
Andrea Illy, Chairman, illy caffè
Andreas Sommer, Founder Essential Now, fr. Weleda Co-CEO
Jeanette Coombs Lanot, Danone Global Sustainability Advocacy & B Corp Director
Mikel Garcia-Prieto Arrabal, General Director, Triodos Bank Spain
Christoph Grobbel, Co-Founder and Chairman at Southpole
Eva Gladek, Founder and CEO at Metabolic
Stephen Brenninkmeijer, Founder and Principal, Willows Investments
Zoe Burgess, COFRA Holding, Strategy & M&A Manager; B Lab Europe Supervisory Board


Hunter Lovins, NOW Managing Partner, Author of Natural Capitalism and 16 other books
Walter Link, Founding President, NOW Partners, a B Corp and Future Economy Forum
Merijn Dols, NOW Managing Partner, fr. Danone Head of Open Innovation & Circularity
Laura Santucci, fr. Chief of Staff, Obama White House political operations, UN’s WFP

Thank you to the organizers who made the magic happen: Marcello Palazzi Leen Zevenbergen Daniel Truran Martina Grossi Eric Ezechieli Tom Cummings Mónica A. Altamirano de Jong, PhD and many more.

The B Corp and Regenerative Business movement continues to gain momentum and shape the Future Economy. Learn more about the interactive innovation processes inno labs we practiced: