Mal Warwick is the co-author with Paul Polak of The Business Solution to Poverty: Designing Products and Services for Three Billion New Customers. He is a prolific author, impact investor and activist who reviews books on his blog (“Mal Warwick on Books”) and is one of three partners in the One World Futbol Project LLC, a social enterprise and B Corporation based in Berkeley that distributes a unique, virtually indestructible soccer ball to disadvantaged young people around the world. Previously, Mal co-authored Values-Driven Business: How to Change the World, Make Money, and Have Fun, with Ben Cohen, co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s, and edited the subsequent six volumes in the SVN Book Series from Berrett-Koehler Publishers. He chaired the board of Social Venture Network (SVN) from 2002 to 2006 and was a co-founder of Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) in 1992.
From 1979 to 2010, Mal focused on the nonprofit sector as a consultant and public speaker on marketing and fundraising for nonprofit organizations; speaking at conferences, workshops and on university campuses on six continents, he taught fundraising and marketing to nonprofit executives from more than 100 countries. The consulting firm he founded in 1979, now an employee-owned B Corporation named Mal Warwick | Donordigital, maintains offices in Berkeley and Washington, DC; he continues to serve as board chair.
Mal served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ecuador from 1965 to 1969.
Posted: Mar 20, 2014 – 09:45 AM EST
Private enterprise is the key to ending poverty. Mal Warwick explains on Talkback.
Posted: Oct 23, 2013 – 09:45 AM EST
Designing an end to poverty through business: Mal Warwick shows how to do well by doing good on Talkback.
Posted: Oct 16, 2013 – 09:00 AM EST
Unlocking the market to the bottom billions. Mal Warwick reveals the eight keys you need. On Talkback.
Posted: Oct 09, 2013 – 09:00 AM EST
The poor may not always be with us if business seizes the opportunities in poverty reduction. Mal Warwick continues his series on the Business Solution to Poverty. On Talkback.
Posted: Oct 02, 2013 – 09:00 AM EST
Yes, Business Can – end poverty. Mal Warwick continues his series, The Business Solution to Poverty, on Talkback.
Posted: Sep 25, 2013 – 09:30 AM EST
Does the real solution to global poverty lie in markets? Mal Warwick continues his series on eradicating poverty through business. On Talkback.
Posted: Sep 18, 2013 – 09:30 AM EST
The war on poverty is losing. How can we win it? Mal Warwick explores the question and some answers in a new CSRwire series on Talkback.
Posted: Dec 17, 2012 – 09:16 AM EST
In one year, we went from Occupy Wall Street the movement to OWS the wake up call, a divisive election and a discernible shift in the public mood. Mal Warwick wraps up 2012 on Talkback.
Posted: Apr 25, 2012 – 03:54 PM EST
Dismantling inequality: Mal Wawick reviews the new book by Chuck Collins on Talkback.