ABOUT

ANDREW WINSTON

Andrew Winston is a globally recognized expert on megatrends and how to build resilient, profitable companies by helping people and planet thrive. He is one of the most widely read writers on sustainable business in the world.

His first book, Green to Gold, one of the best-selling green business titles ever, has reached more than 100,000 people in seven languages. Inc. Magazine included Green to Gold on its all-time list of 30 books that every manager should own. His book The Big Pivot was selected as one of the “Best Business Books” by Strategy+Business magazine. Andrew is also author of the Harvard Business Review (HBR) Magazine “Big Idea” cover story, “Leading a New Era of Climate Action.”

Andrew was selected for Thinkers50 Radar list of 30 thinkers to watch in 2020.” He’s been quoted in or appeared in major media such as Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, Time, BusinessWeek, New York Times, and CNBC. His views on strategy have been sought after by many of the world’s leading companies, including 3M, DuPont, HP, Ingersoll Rand, J&J, Kimberly-Clark, Marriott, PepsiCo, PwC, and Unilever.

Andrew is also a highly respected and dynamic speaker, reaching audiences of thousands with an entertaining message of practical optimism: the world’s challenges are great, but business has the tools, resources, and creativity to create a thriving world. He has spoken all over the world – in Europe, Russia, Brazil, the Middle East, and China – bringing his ideas to leadership meetings of the top executives of Fortune 500 companies, large industry conferences, and high-profile events like the World Innovation Forum and TED.

Andrew’s work is based on significant business experience and education. His earlier career included advising companies on corporate strategy while at Boston Consulting Group and management positions in strategy and marketing at Time Warner and MTV. He received his BA in Economics from Princeton, an MBA from Columbia, and a Masters of Environmental Management from Yale. He lives in Greenwich, CT with his wife and two sons.

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ANDREW WINSTON

Andrew Winston is a globally recognized expert on how companies can navigate and profit from humanity’s biggest challenges. Andrew’s first book, Green to Gold, was the top-selling green business title of the last decade, selling more than 100,000 copies in seven languages. Inc. Magazine included Green to Gold on its all-time list of 30 books that every manager should own.

His book The Big Pivot was selected as one of the “Best Business Books” by Strategy+Business magazine. The book provides a practical roadmap to help leaders build resilient, thriving companies and communities in a volatile world. He is also author of the Harvard Business Review (HBR) Magazine cover story, “Resilience in a Hotter World” and the HBR feature “Energy Strategy for the C-Suite.”

Andrew’s views on strategy have been sought after by many of the world’s leading companies, including 3M, DuPont, HP, Ingersoll Rand, J&J, Kimberly-Clark, Marriott, PepsiCo, PwC, and Unilever.

He is also a highly respected and dynamic speaker, reaching audiences of thousands with an entertaining message of practical optimism: the world’s challenges are great, but business has the tools, resources, and creativity to create a thriving world. He has spoken all over the world – in Europe, Russia, Brazil, the Middle East, and China – bringing his ideas to leadership meetings of the top executives of Fortune 500 companies, large industry conferences, and high-profile events like the World Innovation Forum and TED.

Andrew has written three business strategy books – Green to Gold, Green Recovery, and The Big Pivot. He is a regular contributor to Harvard Business Review, MIT Sloan Management Review, and his own popular blog at www.andrewwinston.com. Andrew has been quoted in or appeared in major media such as Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, Time, BusinessWeek, New York Times, and CNBC.

Andrew’s work is based on significant business experience and education. His earlier career included advising companies on corporate strategy while at Boston Consulting Group and management positions in strategy and marketing at Time Warner and MTV. He received his BA in Economics from Princeton, an MBA from Columbia, and a Masters of Environmental Management from Yale. He lives in Greenwich, CT with his wife and two sons.

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ANDREW IN THE NEWS

CGTN America: Top tech companies step up commitment to reaching climate change goals

MIT Sloan Management Review podcast: Leading in the Age of Transparency

CGTN America: Protesting climate change in New York, masses gather in global strike epicenter

Amazon announces purchase of 100,000 EV delivery vehicles — the largest order ever

16 Sustainability Leaders Weigh In: How YOU Can Help Reverse Global Warming

HBR Facebook Live, “How to Build a Corporate Energy Strategy”

HBR Magazine feature: Energy Strategy for the C-Suite

ENSIA Magazine: “The Amazing Opportunity 2017 is Bringing to Business”

HBR Facebook Live, “The Business Case for Sustainability”

MIT Sloan Magazine: “Tackling the World’s Challenges with Technology”

Bloomberg TV: Global Pressure to Reduce Pollution

Sustainability: Top 100 Influencers and Brands

La Republica (Costa Rica): 5 Steps to Creating a Sustainability Program in your SME

Who Are the Twitterati that Inspire the Plan A Team?

NPR Innovation Hub: “Why Big Companies Might Go Green”

Fox Business Network John Stossel Show, excerpts

MSNBC Shift: “Long Live Capitalism?”

Forbes interview: How CFOs Can Build A More Sustainable Future »

Why Responding to Climate Change Is Just Good Business

Change the Incentives, Engage the Whole Organization: A Q&A with Andrew Winston

Companies who fail to fulfil their green goals will be losers

Andrew Winston: Business in the Age of Climate Change

The Business Case against Business Cases

Q&A: Andrew Winston on Climate Risk, CSR and His New Book ‘The Big Pivot’

Industry Week: Is Your Natural Resource Strategy Ready for the Extreme Future?

Global News morning show interview, British Columbia

GreenIsGood Radio Interview (starts at 20:15)

Big Pivot book review, Buyers Meeting Point

The Hardcore Business Case for Setting Science-Based Goals,” Q&A with Andrew

Speaking Clients

These are just a handful of clients that Andrew works with:

Corporations/Leadership Teams

Industry Associations

 

Academia and Government

 

ABOUT ANDREW

Andrew Winston advises some of the world’s leading companies on how companies can navigate and profit from the world’s biggest environmental and social challenges. He is also a globally recognized speaker and writer on business strategy and mega trends.

Andrew is the author of The Big Pivot, co-wrote the international bestseller Green to Gold, and has authored more than 200 articles on strategy for the print and online editions of Harvard Business Review and Sloan Management Review. For more about Andrew, see [About].

IN THE NEWS

October, 2019

CGTN America: Top tech companies step up commitment to reaching climate change goals »

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