Mike Rowlands

Mike Rowlands

President and Chief Executive Officer, Junxion Strategy

Mike is an accomplished entrepreneur, consultant and advisor who works at the intersection of business, community and sustainability. He supports visionary entrepreneurs and leaders in organizations around the world, helping to craft distinctive strategies, disrupt markets, and accelerate success.

Along with his work leading Junxion, Mike serves on the Board of Directors of Hollyhock, a lifelong learning centre and retreat on Canada’s west coast, where he’s an Executive Producer of the annual Social Venture Institute. He’s also a Director of the Social Venture Network, a community of the world’s leading social entrepreneurs that work together to create transformational innovation, growth and impact. He’s an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at RADIUS Ventures, an impact venture accelerator and incubator at Simon Fraser University, and an Ambassador for B Corp.

As an emcee, keynote speaker and frequent workshop presenter, Mike has hosted events, convened conferences, and taught strategy, branding, and entrepreneurial leadership.Mike makes his home at the edge of the coastal rainforest that surrounds Vancouver, where he lives with his wife, Tanya, and their two children.



Sessions with this Speaker

GLOBE Advance: Turning Social Purpose Dialogue and Vision into Action (in Collaboration with the Social Purpose Institute)

  • Sustainability as Strategy
Join the Social Purpose Institute, partners and allies for a dynamic, interactive, fun, inspiring, and impactful session where you will play a role in scaling up the social purpose business movement in Canada and beyond, while engaging with peers and making valuable connections in the social purpose arena.

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Coro Strandberg President, Strandberg Consulting
Mike Rowlands President and Chief Executive Officer, Junxion Strategy

Is Growth a Dirty Word? Defining Global Growth in the Roaring 20s

  • Climate Crisis
  • Sustainability as Strategy
  • Mobilizing Capital
It's 2020 - can we finally confront the challenges inherent in capitalism? Speaking to the essence of sustainability in our modern age, don’t miss GLOBE’s pivotal debate on what growth means today.

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Mike Rowlands President and Chief Executive Officer, Junxion Strategy
Tom Rand Co-Founder and Managing Partner, ArcTern Ventures
Stephanie Ryan Community Development, B Lab
Marc Lee Senior Economist, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives