Stewart Wallis served as Executive Director of the New Economics Foundation (NEF) from 2003 to 2016. Prior to coming to NEF, he worked as a development consultant at the World Bank, a Managing Director at Robinson Packaging, and the International Director of Oxfam GB, for which he was awarded the O.B.E. in 2002. He is a Fellow of the Club of Rome, a Member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Values and Technology, a Board Member of the New Economy Coalition (NEC), and a Trustee of both the Devon Community Foundation and the Network of Wellbeing. Currently he is leading a major new initiative to create a global “new economics movement” called WE All (Well-Being Economy Alliance). He holds degrees from Cambridge University and London Business School.
The Fight for a New Economy
It becomes clearer every day that our economy is failing to serve people and planet. Stewart Wallis, former executive director of the New Economics Foundation, describes a new economy and new efforts to galvanize it.