Helen Steel

Chief Executive Officer – Shared Value Project

Helen has more than 20 years’ cross-sectoral leadership experience in business development, stakeholder engagement and developing networks of influence across Australia, the US and wider Asia. Coming across shared value in 2011, she determinedly brought the concept to the Asia Pacific with the establishment of the SVP in 2014.

Network collaboration for positive change

Creating collaborative networks of ethical enterprises helps provide credibility, develop capability and grow markets. But it isn’t easy. Relying on membership dues from small, ethical businesses or a minority segment of ethical consumers means that paying for authentic audits and providing developmental opportunities for members is tough. Hear from the leaders of the leading network collaborators in the ethical enterprise space, who will share their challenges and learnings as well as the opportunities that come from effective collaboration.