These are some of the blogs I have written and some of the media coverage of me -
Impact Investing: New Enterprises and Collaborations,
May 21st 2013
A report from the Investors’ Circle conference.
The Emergence of Philanthropy in China,
January 18th 2013
A report from the first-ever China Philanthropy Forum.
Stanford Social Innovation Review Blog: The Development of Civil Society in China, October 1st 2012
"Since the Wenchuan Earthquake of 2008, there has been an increasing interest in the philanthropy and impact investing sectors in China. China’s economic miracle and the huge rise in GDP over the past ten years under the leadership of Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao is well documented. This period will go down in Chinese history as an age of great industrialization and urbanization. It has lifted hundreds of millions of people from poverty, improving living standards of a vast new urban middle class, creating more billionaires than anywhere in the world except the US, and turning China into the world’s largest manufacturing center. Furthermore, thanks to the new elite class, travel, trade, and the Internet, China is now deeply and irreversibly connected to the rest of the world."
Stanford Social Innovation Review Blog, Exploring Philanthropy and Impact Investing in China,
July 27th 2012
A look at best practices between the US and China, and reflections from a recent Phoenix Global Impact trip.
The Times, London, article on Stanford University, mentioning Jenna Nicholas,
12th May 2012
Stanford Social Innovation Review Blog: Bringing Philanthropy to China,
May 27th 2011
Insight into the cultural, philosophical, and historical factors that shape China’s emerging philanthropic efforts.
Skoll 2011 Interviews: Rod Schwartz, Lars Johansen, and Biju Mohandas,
April 15th 2011
Interview with Rod Schwartz, founder of ClearlySo, a company that helps entrepreneurs with raising capital, team building, product sales, and financial management. http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/skoll_2011_interviews_rod_schwartz_lars_johansen_and_biju_mohandas
Jenna Nicholas: An entrepreneurial spirit crossing continents,
March 7th 2011
"It is a question of totally integrating ethics, morality, business practice and focus - and finding the courage to speak out with conviction even against the backdrop of a sceptical audience. And what is constantly amazing is that it works!"