The Art of Social Entrepreneurship: Balancing Profit and Purpose

12:05 – 12:55

Purpose is the new Profit. As social entrepreneurs find new ways to integrate purpose into their ventures and the future they see for themselves and their communities, how are they managing the balance between financial sustainability and delivering societal impact?


  • Why is purpose core to staying relevant in a fast-changing world?
  • What does it mean to achieve profit-purpose balance?
  • How can organisations move away from purely maximising shareholder returns to delivering value to all key stakeholders, while reaping the rewards of placing purpose at the core of their business strategy and model?

Post-event Actions for Delegates

  • Consider how your company and industry can cooperate with social entrepreneurship and initiatives that blend business and societal goals towards a better collective future