Dante Disparte, Chairperson of ASP’s Business Council for American Security, was recently featured in a brief interview with DCG Speakers Bureau. Disparte discussed international development from the perspective of a 21st century business leader.
Lesson #1: Everything You Do Must Have a Social Impact:
At our core, we are all social entrepreneurs. We are all participating in international development either negatively or positively impacting the world around us whether we know it or not. Disparte doesn’t see a difference between a company that has found an eco-friendly solution to solve a dire societal problem to the company that pollutes our water or air. At the core, we are all responsible; it’s just what side of the spectrum we’re working within.
The full piece can be accessed here.
Disparte is the CEO of Risk Cooperative, a specialized strategy, risk and capital mgmt firm and a graduate of NYU’s Stern School of Business and Harvard Business School. He is also Chairperson of the Washington DC HBS Club.