‘One of Africa’s most inspiring green leaders’

– Leadership Magazine

‘Jason is one of the most interesting and engaging speakers of his generation’

– Enviroserv, South Africa

A remarkable thinker, doer, writer, speaker

___________

Environmental Capitalist Jason has started and invested in a series of globally disruptive businesses. From the world’s largest fly farms, to a remarkable and profitable toilet business in the slums of Africa as well as a company that is likely to replace the pesticide industry.

__________

News from Jason

Markets Call Peak Oil

Markets Call Peak Oil

Oil is a finite resource and its production will inevitably decline. The markets are telling us that green energy owns the future and are sounding an early death knell for carbon fuels.

read more
Statistics, lies, social media and nature

Statistics, lies, social media and nature

It is harder than ever in troubling and uncertain times to understand what the truth is. Statistics are manipulated and facts and risks are hard to interpret. The right answer is to turn to nature and follow your gut instincts. Let me explain. Statistically more...

read more
Covid-19

Covid-19

For humanity there are many turning points, but no turning back. Humans as a species have a unique ability to imagine and then make the future happen; Covid-19 is a crisis which we must overcome and from which we can create a better, more positive future. How? Let me...

read more

___________

About Jason

Jason is a serial entrepreneur, passionate environmentalist and futurist. He argues that the industrial revolution is over and the sustainability revolution has begun. Into this new world, he has developed a clear vision and blueprint for business in the 21st century.

Jason is an inspirational business leader of this nascent revolution. He has started and invested in some remarkable 21st century business, from the world’s largest insect farms, to an empowering and profitable toilet business in the slums of Africa in addition a company that is set to replace the pesticide industry.

Jason takes business thinking, vision and action into the 21st century – he looks for profitable game changing solutions to the new business paradigms we face.Turning accepted business concepts and models upside down as he looks at business today from the perspective of the future.

He explores concepts and frameworks that will define business in the 21st century. His closed systems thinking approach to his own business makes his companies profitable yet simple and brilliant.

Described by Forbes Magazine as ‘Lord of the Flies’ and Leadership Magazine as one of ‘Africa’s most inspiring green leaders’, he is sharp, witty and above all a realist with a no-nonsense motivational and business focused approach to fixing our problems.

Honorary Consul general for Pakistan in South Africa, he was also awarded the 2013 United Nations Innovation Prize for Africa and the CleanEquity award by HSH Prince Albert of Monaco.

_________

Publications

The Protein Crunch

The Protein Crunch – Civilization on the brink looks at the environment from the perspective of an entrepreneur and eco-capitalist. It explores how our water, land and seas combine to produce the food on which we all depend.

This accessible best seller offers radical new explanations and solutions to some of our most pressing problems.

The Story of the Fly

The fly exists on every inhabited continent, yet few if any of us understand its importance and use and fewer still how it could be at the core of a new industry. This is a fun and businesslike look, at an animal that most of us think of as a pest.

The Story of the Fly And how it could save the world, will take you behind the pesky reputation and inside the brain and body of the much misunderstood fly.

_________

Testimonials

‘Voted one of the best presentations of the event’

- Creative Innovation, Asia

‘A fascinating and thought provoking tour of business and the environment.’

- Tallberg Foundation, Sweden

‘A wonderful workshop, participants were overwhelmed, I’ve never received such positive feedback.’

- Reckitt & Benckiser, Dubai

'Brilliant – when he spoke you could have heard a pin drop – we cannot wait to have him do a return visit.’

- HEC Executive MBA, Cape Town

'His passion and ability to engage the audience captivated our guests.'

- Agricole Bank, London