Thu, 25 Nov


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iTalk Special Edition

iTalk is an initiative of Impact 17+1 Club inviting Impact Leaders from across the globe to share their impactful vision, stories and action towards a unified purpose in line with the United Nation’s SDG Goals.

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iTalk Special Edition

Time & Location

25 Nov 2021, 12:00 – 13:30 GMT

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About the Event

Impact Leadership: A Social Contract for Better Business and Society 

As part of the iTalk Special Edition - Impact 17+1 club is humbled to host Impact Leaders from the "Igniting Innovation for Impact" Programme, a joint programme co-designed and delivered by Møller Institute, Churchill College in the University of Cambridge and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. Leaders on the programme come from diverse backgrounds and share a common goal towards Impact Leadership in the Era of Global Disruptions.    

Topic: Impact Leadership: A social contract for a better business and society  

Date & Time: 12PM London Time, 25 Nov 2021    

Impact Leaders from the Igniting Innovation for Impact programme will share 60 seconds of their impact stories during the ‘iTalk 60seconds’ session on:  · The meaning of Impact Leadership  · Embedding Impact Leadership into day-to-day leadership  · The impact goals they seek to achieve through their own leadership  


David Zhang, President Asia, OATLY  Since then Mr. Zhang leads his team to launch OATLY brand in China and expands the roadmap to other Asian markets recently. Under Mr. Zhang’s leadership, OATLY has spearheaded the food & beverage industry to establish the new “plant-protein” category in China. The brand then further expands the category with like-minded industry players. Mr. Zhang and his team are committed to promote the brand as a healthy, sustainable, and cool & energetic lifestyle, with an aim to drive sustainability as a mainstream lifestyle in local market. Three years after entering China, OATLY has gone from ZERO business to becoming the leading oats plant-based brand; the plant protein category has risen from ZERO to booming. OATLY's success in China was considered a "business miracle" by the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business and was awarded the the "2021 Excellent Management Award" by Harvard Business Review China.    

Stephen Brenninkmeijer, Chair, Supervisory Board of The European Climate Foundation  Stephen is a private i