Klaus Schwab

Professor Klaus Schwab is Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation, most known for its Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. He first introduced the stakeholder concept in his 1971 book Modern Enterprise Management in Mechanical Engineering and has been an advocate for stakeholder capitalism ever since.

Co-author Peter Vanham is the Head of Chairman's Communications at the World Economic Forum and author of Before I Was CEO. He writes about the global economy and the people who shape it.