Business can be part of the solution to some of the world’s biggest challenges. Business in the Community’s Leadership Summit 2014, in the presence of HRH The Prince of Wales, will explore how businesses can forge a new contract with society which fulfils this social purpose and regains public trust.
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Speaking to an audience of over 400 top business leaders, our CEO Stephen Howard challenged them to incentivise and reward "doing the right thing", and to take practical steps to "integrate responsibility into the DNA" of their businesses.
Stephen Howard said “Business leaders are failing to properly reward responsible behaviour. Changing this would send a powerful message that being a responsible business goes further than CSR reports and values statements.” Read more.
HRH The Prince of Wales, BITC's President. Read the Prince of Wales' speech on his website.
Stephen Howard, Chief Executive Business in the Community: Read Stephen's speech.
Mark Price, Chairman Business in the Community & Managing Director Waitrose: Read Mark's speech.
Mike Wright, Executive Director, Jaguar Land Rover (BITC's Responsible Business of the Year 2013): Read Mike's speech.
Chaired by Kamal Ahmed, Business Editor, Sunday Telegraph and including;
Helena Morrissey, Chief Executive Newton Asset Management
Steve Holliday, Chief Executive National Grid
Saker Nusseibah, Chief Executive, Hermes Fund Managers