Andrew Thornton focuses on connecting authentic businesses via a network, which supports others in taking social action. His purpose-filled business is an inspiration to entrepreneurs who he inspires to bring good into the world.
As the driving force behind Thornton’s Budgens, a UK-based supermarket, he’s spearheaded the market’s efforts to maintain a plastic-free zone for patrons to enjoy. It’s his passion for encouraging business owners to incorporate social objectives that inspires audiences. His heartfelt and entertaining anecdotes help listeners to reimagine businesses and create opportunities to perform good works.
Why you should book Andrew Thornton for your next event
- Audiences relate to Andrew Thorton’s passion for bringing good into the world. In an age where businesses focus primarily on profit, he offers a fresh perspective about transforming internal business cultures.
- His presentation serves as a guide for listeners to execute strategies for surpassing targeted profitability milestones while turning a business into a platform for social change.
- Speaking on a variety of topics from neuroscience to sustainability, Thorton reaches audiences with his captivating anecdotes about his own experiences as an entrepreneur.
Andrew Thornton is passionate about the role of business in transforming society. He’s formed Heart in Business Ltd. to inspire others to look for ways to turn for-profit businesses into vehicles for social good. By sharing his own business experiences, Andrew inspires other entrepreneurs to improve profits while simultaneously making a difference in the world.
An expert in sustainability, Andrew introduces listeners to a relatable and actionable presentation with key insights and actionable strategies. He provides helpful steps for transforming the way a business operates. His talks center on how to manage a business with a heart-felt purpose. By incorporating Thornton’s strategies, audiences reimagine business operations at every level for positive impact on employees, stakeholders, and consumers.
Andrew launched his career at Mars. He later founded a retail consultancy business, called SRCG. He’s also served as the director and founder of two social enterprises, which focused on the supermarket industry. As a University College Dublin graduate, Andrew holds Master of Business and Science and Bachelor of Commerce degrees.
In his current role as the driving force behind Thornton’s Budgens, a UK supermarket, Andrew has established a plastic-free zone. His sustainability efforts inspire other businesses to evaluate how to take incremental steps toward business transformation.
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