Business is a powerful catalyst for solving society’s greatest challenges.

- Dr. Sonja Sulankivi

Reframing the role of companies in sustainability

Whether tackling grand challenges such as climate change, human rights violations, or disease outbreaks, companies have much to contribute to the sustainable world.

Yet, nearly every entrepreneur, business leader, and manager faces the challenge of addressing sustainability the right way—the way that deepens engagement with their core business, customers, teams, and within their natural environment.

Delving deeper than sustainability reporting, this website invites you to think sustainability in new ways that can readily be translated into action.

Dr. Sonja Sulankivi

I’m a research director at a strategy consultancy Co-founders, postdoctoral researcher at Tampere University, and a keynote speaker on the role of companies in sustainability.

In my work, I combine academic rigor with real-life business cases. I explore ways for companies to address sustainability in the most meaningful way.

In this website, I share what I've discovered during my journey in the sustainable business world. I invite you to explore some of the most fascinating questions concerning the future direction of companies.

Living with intention and (sustainable) energy

Some of my recent thoughts and ideas on business sustainability, science and society:

Aamulehden haastattelussa: Kun yritys ymmärtää yhden tärkeän asian, menestys tulevaisuudessa on todennäköistä – ”Silloin ollaan kilpailijoita edellä”

By Sonja | July 22, 2020

Aamulehti teki lauantaina 11.7.2020 kestävästä liiketoiminnasta yhden lehtensä pääaiheista. Aamulehden jutussa kerron, mitä…

Väitöstiedote: Yritysten rooli yhteiskunnallisten ongelmien ratkaisemisessa muuttuu aiempaa aktiivisemmaksi

By Sonja | June 9, 2020

Ympäristökatastrofien uhka, COVID-19 pandemia ja yhteiskunnalliset levottomuudet puhututtavat. Kuka ratkaisee käsillä olevat kestävyyskriisit?…

In an interview: Co.Cast Creating the Future Together podcast

By Sonja | May 22, 2020

I was interviewed in an Amsterdam-based podcast, sharing stories full of compassion, insights,…

Contact Sonja

Keynote speaker  ───   Researcher ─── Business Consultant


Faculty of Management and Business
Tampere University, Finland

Menzingen, Canton of Zug, Switzerland


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