Examine Why – Author & Mission Venture Capitalist, Joel Solomon
Examine why and what you want to leave behind as a business leader are the topics on this week’s Awakened Leaders Vlog with author and mission venture capitalist, Joel Solomon.
In this interview, Joel discusses why is it important to examine the choices we make regarding our time, power and purpose and being clear on why we make these choices and what they mean to the future. He also explains what he’d like his legacy to be and why.
This is part 4 of 6 in our interview series with Joel. Part 5 will be out next week.
About Joel’s Book – The Clean Money Revolution
The Clean Money Revolution calls for the reinvention of power, purpose and capitalism, that will generate the biggest money making opportunity in history.
$50 trillion will change hands from Boomers to Millennials in North America alone by 2050. It will remake the world. We are ancestors of the future. We must know what our money does to people and places, then take actions to align our dollars with our values.
About Joel Solomon
Joel is Co-Founder and Chair of Renewal Funds, Canada’s largest mission venture capital firm, with $98m under management. Renewal Funds invests in Organics and Envirotech.
With Founder + Funder Carol Newell, Joel implemented a “whole portfolio activation to mission” strategy as leader of her “activist family office”. As ED of the Endswell Foundation they spent down a $20m endowment, leaving Tides Canada Foundation and Hollyhock as legacy charities while supporting BC’s renowned environmental community.
As CEO of Renewal Partners‘ seed capital fund over $10m was placed into dozens of green companies.
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