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:

Muuttuuko punainen vihreäksi? Kiinan (k)estävät tuotanto- ja kulutustavat

By Sonja | December 10, 2019

Räätälin ompelemaan tummansiniseen liituraitapukuun sonnustautunut ylempi virkamies heittää iltapäiväteensä nautittuaan kertakäyttömukin olkansa yli…

This isn’t an ordinary Monday (but why it should be in a circular economy)

By Sonja | December 3, 2019

Let me share my vision for a circular economy and why we need…

Sama, mutta eri. Johdammeko vastuullisuutta vai kestävyyttä?

By Sonja | November 17, 2019

Kestävyys-käsitteistön käyttöönottovuosi Vuosi 2019 lähenee loppuaan ja moni tuntemani tutkija tarkastelee kulunutta vuotta…

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Keynote speaker  ───   Researcher ─── Business Consultant


Faculty of Management and Business
Tampere University, Finland

Menzingen, Canton of Zug, Switzerland


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