Social Entrepreneurship

Valuing the social as well as the profit potential of business

The School has an initiative that promote social entrepreneurship in our student, faculty and alumni communities:

The Global Social Venture (GSVC) Competition

Global Social Venture (GSVC) Competition

The competition is a joint venture between the Haas School of Business at the University of California - Berkeley and London Business School. Aimed at a global audience, the partnership brings together business schools across the world to support the creation of social ventures

Each year, teams from around the world compete for over $50,000 in cash and travel prizes. The Grand Prize of $25,000 will be awarded to the plan that achieves the best blend of economic and social returns. 

For entry details and further information, see the GSVC website

          Participant on bench reading

          For more information, contact
          Jeff Skinner
          Development and Outreach Executive
          London Business School
          Regent's Park
          London NW1 4SA
          United Kingdom
          Tel: +44 (0) 20 7000 8163


          Symposium videos

          Watch speakers from 2007's GSVC Symposium: