The Climate Investor Forum Part 2

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Welcome back to this recap of Climate Zeitgeist‘s Climate Investor Forum (CIF), we left part 1 of the recap at the end of the investor plenary, and at this point Alan Schwartz AO had the mic and was taking the room through his learning of the past year, having had Monique Andrew speak to over […]

The Climate Investor Forum Part 1


Welcome to part 1 of this day and evening at the Climate Investor Forum 20 March 2024, MCG Melbourne, led by Peter Castellas, Michele Hartz and Charlotte Connell. Thanks to Event Photos Australia for some of the images, and please appreciate the summary, quoted paragraphs and points below are segments I’ve brought together from much longer sessions. If we aren’t personally connected […]

In conversation with Nick Hurd, Chair of the Global Steering Group for Impact Investing

Rt. Hon Nick Hurd

Welcome to this Special Edition of Smarter Impact, where you can read through the detailed conversation I had with The Rt. Hon Nick Hurd , Chair of The Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG) . If you didn’t catch the videos, they are here; Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4 You can also listen in full via all your favourite […]

The Most Innovative Investor Strategy Development Firm in Australia (2023) Bravo Charlie

Bravo Charlie Most Innovative Investor Strategy Development Firm 2023

I’m very grateful that Bravo Charlie has been awarded the Most Innovative Investor Strategy Development Firm in Australia for 2023. In recent years I’ve had the privilege to work on the strategy and craft the storytelling for CEOs, Executive Teams and Stakeholders of several Australian Impact Investment Award Winners; 2018 Impact Market Builder of the […]

Julia Spicer OAM & Sir Ronald Cohen

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Join me as I interview the Godfather of Venture Capital, Sir Ronald Cohen, at The Global Steering Group for Impact Investment Summit in Málaga, Spain, as well as the Chief Entrepreneur of Queensland, Julia Spicer OAM. You can also listen in via all good Podcasts: Transcript follows -I’m here with the Co-Founder of the The […]

Speaking at the GSG Global Impact Summit

Philip Bateman speaking at the GSG Global Summit 2023

I’m pleased to be speaking at and moderating ‘Technology and Impact: An entrepreneurial perspective’ (Breakout 3E) at the upcoming The Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG) summit, and sharing the stage with three insightful leaders, Andrea Pereira, Co-Founder of GiveBack – Sustainability Made Easy, Iker Marcaide, Founder of the Zubi Group and Vanessa Kacherginsky, CEO of The Israeli Forum for Impact Economy Economy. You’ll […]

Changing the operating system of business & society

David Carlin - Head of Climate Risk at the United Nations

In this Interview Edition of Smarter Impact, I’m pleased to present you with the complete insights of David Carlin and my time together. David is the Head of Climate Risk & TCFD for the United Nations Environment Programme. You can watch the whole video here; Or listen in audio via all your favourite podcasts; “In […]

Greenwashing: Understanding, avoiding and moving beyond it

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“.. If you are an investor, business leader, board member, or someone keen to bring about positive social or environmental change, and you see the role of capital and investment as an essential driver of this change, you are likely well aware of the need to make simple statements that people can understand and get […]