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Jasjit Singh

Professor of Strategy

Biography

Jasjit has been an INSEAD professor since 2004. His expertise includes Sustainability Strategy, Purpose-Driven Leadership, Innovation, Sustainable Development, Impact Entrepreneurship, Investing for Impact, and Impact Evaluation. He also gives external talks and workshops on these topics.

Jasjit has written numerous articles for leading journals and case studies that have won prestigious awards. He earned a PhD in Business Economics (Strategy) at Harvard Business School and an MA in Economics at Harvard University, having earlier obtained a BTech in Computer Science & Engineering at IIT Delhi and a double-MS at Georgia Tech.

Details of Jasjit’s work can be found at http://faculty.insead.edu/jasjit-singh

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Leadership & Organisations

What Lies Ahead for the Class of 2020?

W. Jiang, J. Singh

The COVID-19 pandemic is a unique opportunity for us to redefine what we mean by a successful leader, a fulfilling career and a meaningful life.

Strategy

Maximising Outcomes in Impact Investing

Debates on whether investing for impact should involve financial compromises are moot. Here’s the more relevant question: How can different kinds of investors optimise their societal impact?
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Responsibility

The Force for Good Spectrum: Using Business as a Tool

Jasjit Singh

It is time to move beyond the debate between “win-win” and “trade-offs”. The right avenue for achieving social impact depends on the setting.

Responsibility

Why Social Enterprises Still Matter in an Age of “Win-Win”

Mainstream companies often fail to serve critical societal needs when profits and impact do not align. The answer? Employ business just as a tool, without taking profit maximisation as a constraint.
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Responsibility

From Good Intentions to Maximising Your Impact

Ad hoc projects for “giving back” might make you feel great, but are you realising your full potential?
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Responsibility

Crowdfunding for Impact?

Jasjit Singh

By relying too heavily on cool stories to attract investors, ventures may end up compromising on real impact.