Biography

Solitaire Townsend is passionate about making sustainability desirable. She co-founded the change agency Futerra to leverage the logic of sustainability and the magic of communications. Solitaire was named Ethical Entrepreneur of the Year 2008, is Chair of the Green Energy Scheme, and member of both Telefónica and Danone Group sustainability Advisory Boards. She was also a founding member of the United Nations Taskforce on Sustainable Lifestyles. You can find her talks for Harvard University, TEDx and in the Participant movie ‘A Climate of Change’ online and read her insights in The Guardian, MoneyWeek and the Financial Times. She also holds a Masters Degree in Shakespeare Studies.

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How did you do it the future asks? With your outdated customs and old-fashioned clothes. How did you do it? Without much science or sense. Did you do it for us? Not for you, we answer, at least not at first. Amongst our bling and bravado we built a tomorrow, of beauty and fairness and […]

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