About

See a video profile of Hazel
by Nathalie Beekman, artistic director at Pavlov e-Lab,
The Netherlands, www.pavlov.nl, at www.ethicalmarkets.tv.

Hazel Henderson D.Sc.Hon., FRSA, is the founder of Ethical Markets Media
<http://www.ethicalmarkets.com/> , LLC and the creator and co-executive
Producer of its TV series. She is a world renowned futurist, evolutionary
economist, a worldwide syndicated columnist, consultant on sustainable
development, and author of The Axiom and Nautilus award-winning book Ethical
Markets: Growing the Green Economy (2006) and eight other books. She
co-edited, with Harlan Cleveland and Inge Kaul, The UN: Policy and Financing
Alternatives, Elsevier Scientific, UK 1995 (US edition, 1996), and
co-authored with Japanese Buddhist leader Daisaku Ikeda, Planetary
Citizenship (2004).

Her editorials appear in 27 languages and in 200 newspapers syndicated by
InterPress Service, Rome, New York, and Washington DC, and her book reviews
appear on SeekingAlpha, a London-based market  e-letter.  Her articles have
appeared in over 250 journals, including (in USA) Harvard Business Review,
New York Times, Christian Science Monitor; and Challenge, Mainichi (Japan),
El Diario (Venezuela), World Economic Herald (China), LeMonde Diplomatique
(France) and Australian Financial Review. Her books are translated into
German, Spanish, Japanese, Dutch, Swedish, Korean, Portuguese and Chinese.
She sits on several editorial boards, including The State of the Future
Report, and E/The Environmental Magazine (USA),Resurgence and Foresight and
Futures (UK).

hazelhenderson_nytimesSince becoming a full-time media executive in 2004, Hazel has stepped down
from her many board memberships, including Worldwatch Institute (1975-2001),
Calvert Social Investment Fund (1982-2005), and other associations,
including the Social Investment Forum and the Social Venture Network. She
remains on the International Council of the Instituto Ethos de Empresas e
Responsabilidade Social, Sao Paulo, Brasil; formerly on the International
Advisory Council of Forum 2000, she serves on the Program Council of FORUM
2000, Prague, Czechoslovakia, founded by their late President Vaclav Havel;
and she is a Fellow of the World Business Academy.


She leads the Transforming Finance
<http://www.ethicalmarkets.com/category/transforming-finance/>  initiative,
created the Green Transition Scoreboard
<http://www.ethicalmarkets.com/category/green-transition-scoreboard/> (r),
co-developed with Calvert the GDP alternative now renamed the Ethical
Markets Quality of Life Indicators <http://www.calvert-henderson.com/>  and
co-organized the Beyond GDP conference <htpp://www.beyond-gdp.eu/>  for the
European Commission. In preparation and subsequent to the EC conference, she
has funded three Beyond GDP surveys
<http://www.ethicalmarkets.com/2011/01/20/continued-public-support-for-going
-%E2%80%98beyond-gdp%E2%80%99-global-poll/
> , finding strong support
worldwide for ESG metrics in national accounting.



In addition, she has been Regent’s Lecturer at the University of
California-Santa Barbara, held the Horace Albright Chair in Conservation at
the University of California-Berkeley, and advised the U.S. Office of
Technology Assessment, the National Academy of Engineering and the National
Science Foundation from 1974 to 1980. She holds Honorary Doctor of Science
degrees from the University of San Francisco; Soka University (Tokyo);
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts (USA); and Wilson College,
Pennsylvania (USA). She is an active member of the National Press Club
(Washington DC), the World Future Society (USA), a Fellow of the World
Futures Studies Federation and a member of the Association for Evolutionary
Economics.  She serves as an Honorary Judge of the Youth Citizen
Entrepreneur award and the KATERVA Global Awards for Sustainability.

Henderson has many awards and is listed in Who’s Who USA, Who’s Who in the
World, Who’s Who in Business and Finance and Who’s Who in Science and
Technology. She is an Honorary Member of the Club of Rome. She shared the
1996 Global Citizen Award with Nobelist A. Perez Esquivel of Argentina. In
2007, she was elected a Fellow to Britain’s Royal Society of Arts, founded
in 1754.


In 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014, she has been honored as one of the “Top 100
Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior” by Trust Across America.
In 2012, she was named to the Post Growth Institute (En)Rich List as a top
100 luminary inspiring global prosperity beyond economic wealth; and,
honored for her lifetime achievement with the Award for Natural Law and
Order from the Maharishi University School of Management and with the Award
for Outstanding Contribution to Development of ESG & Investing at TBLI
Europe <http://www.thomsonreutersone.com/releaseDetails.faces?rId=1656693> .
In 2013, she was inducted into the International Society of Sustainability
Professionals Hall of Fame.

Her 2014 monograph, Mapping the Global Transition to the Solar Age
<http://www.ethicalmarkets.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/tecpln12453-solara
ge-web.pdf
> , published by ICAEW and Tomorrow’s Company, UK,  is available
for free download from www.ethicalmarkets.com, forthcoming as an expanded
book from Cosimo Publishing.