Simon Mainwaring is founder & CEO of We First, a strategic consultancy driving growth and impact for purpose-driven brands. He’s on the Steering Committee of Sustainable Brands, the Forbes Business Council, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. His company, We First, was a Real Leaders’ Top 100 Impact Companies in the US for 2021 and 2019, as well as a B Corp ‘Best For the World’ Honoree. Simon’s first book, We First was a New York Times bestseller and named Best Marketing Book of the Year by strategy+business. His new book, Lead With We, will be released in November, 2021. Simon was a Real Leaders Top 50 Keynote Speakers in the World in 2020. Prior to We First, Simon was an award-winning writer and creative director at top creative agencies including Wieden & Kennedy, Ogilvy and Saatchi & Saatchi.