Prof. Dr. Wayne Visser
Antwerp Management School, Belgium
Prof. Dr. Wayne Visser is Professor of Integrated Value and holder of the Chair in Sustainable Transformation at Antwerp Management School. He is also a Fellow of the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and Extraordinary Professor of Sustainable Business at the Gordon Institute for Business Science in South Africa. Dr Visser is the author of 26 books and 300+ chapters, papers and articles, with his work as a “pracademic” having taken him to 74 countries over the last 25 years, including lecturing at 50 universities in 19 countries. In addition to his academic roles, Dr Visser is Director of Kaleidoscope Futures and Founder of CSR International. He obtained a PhD in corporate social responsibility at the Nottingham University Business School, having previously served as Director of Sustainability Services for KPMG and Strategy Analyst for Capgemini in South Africa.
Dr Visser has received various global accolades for his work in sustainable business, including being listed as a top 100 influencer on Twitter, a top 100 thought-leader in trustworthy business and a top 100 global sustainability leader. He is also the recipient of the Global CSR Excellence & Leadership Award, the Emerald Literati Outstanding Author Contribution Award and the Outstanding Teacher Award of the Warwick MBA. Among his most recent books are The World Guide to Sustainable Enterprise, and Sustainable Frontiers: Unlocking Change Through Business, Leadership and Innovation.