An interview with Stuart L. Hart – “the pioneer of sustainable business.”
Hart is one of the world’s top authorities on the implications of sustainable development and environment for business strategy. He is currently the Grossman Chair of Sustainable Business at the University of Vermont. Previously, Hart founded sustainable MBA programs at Cornell, UNC, and the University of Michigan. He wrote the seminal article Beyond Greening: Strategies for a Sustainable World, which won the McKinsey Award for Best Article in Harvard Business Review in 1997, and helped launch the movement for corporate sustainability.
With C.K. Prahalad, Hart also wrote the path-breaking 2002 article The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid, which provided the first articulation of how business could profitable serve the needs of four billion poor in the developing world. He is the author of the business bestseller Capitalism at the Crossroads: Next Generation Business Strategies for a Post-Crisis World now in its third edition.
Read the complete interview with Stuart Hart at the Huffington Post >>