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Here come the philanthropreneurs

31 Mar 2015

Entrepreneurs using wealth and power to transform society are not a new phenomenon.

A century ago, Andrew Carnegie’s love of libraries helped bring education to the masses, and he spent millions promoting world peace. Today’s "philanthropreneurs" are equally ambitious—and they’re succeeding, while redefining what it means to give and give back.

By Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing, London Business School.

To read the full article, visit the Fast Company website.

About Rajesh Chandy

Rajesh Chandy is a Professor of Marketing; Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship at London Business School. He is also an Academic Director of the Business for Development Institute. 


He teaches on the following programmes: