About Danny Almagor
My guest today on Catalyst Talks Podcast is Danny Almagor is – Chair of Small Giants, a company he started with Berry Liberman (his beloved wife) to effect social and environmental change through business, investing, education, and storytelling, and Australia’s first B Corporation.
From investments in start-ups to large-scale projects such as solar farms, green buildings, and regenerative agriculture, the Small Giant’s total portfolio approach proves that impact investing can span all asset classes and achieve both profit and purpose.
Together with Berry, Danny also created and chairs the Small Giants Academy, a for-purpose entity which houses the education and storytelling arms of Small Giants, which includes Dumbo Feather, Impact Safari, and Mastery of Business and Empathy. Its goal is to inspire wisdom and action for a hopeful future.
Danny was the inaugural Social Entrepreneur in Residence at RMIT, the founder and former CEO of Engineers Without Borders Australia, and is the co-founder and Chair of the Impact Investment Group. He has founded over a dozen for-profit and nonprofit organizations including Sentient Impact Group, The Sociable Weaver, The Impact Club, Beyond Family Office, and The Community Well Northern Rivers. He has served on numerous boards, including many of the Small Giants family of businesses such as Tom Organic, The School of Life, The Cape ecovillage, and Beyond Creative, as well as non-profit boards and advisories councils including the Jewish Museum of Australia, Stand Up, Smiling Mind and the Gross National Happiness Centre in Bhutan.
Danny has been recognized through many awards and is formerly trained in Aerospace Engineering, Business Administration, and outdoor education. He loves to read, talk about philosophy, garden, travel, and jump on the trampoline with his three kids.
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Books Danny Mentions
- Morgan Simon: Impact Revolution
- Joel Solomon: Clean Money
- Jed Emerson: The Purpose of Capital
- Roman Krznaric:The Good Ancestor
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