Paul Klein, President and Founder, Impakt
Paul founded Impakt in 2001 to help corporations and civil society organizations become social purpose leaders.
Paul has helped Fortune 500 companies and other large corporations including De Beers, Home Depot, McKesson, Nestlé-Purina, National Bank, Petro-Canada, Pfizer, RONA, Shoppers Drug Mart, SNC-Lavalin, Starbucks, sanofi-aventis, and 3M to assess and improve the value of their social purpose programs. Paul has also helped many leading non-profit organizations to understand their social purpose and build shared value partnerships with corporations.
Paul is a contributor to Forbes and the Guardian and has been a featured speaker for organizations including the Aboriginal Human Resource Council, Association of Canadian Advertisers, CDC Development Solutions, the Conference Board of Canada, Canadian Business and Community Partnership Forum, Canadian Stewardship Conference, and the Sponsorship Marketing Council of Canada.
Paul was included in the Globe and Mail’s 2011 Leading Thinkers Series, serves on the Advisory Council of the Centre of Excellence in Responsible Business at the Schulich School of Business, and was recognized as one of Trust Across America’s Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior.