Innovation That Matters

Welcome to Springwise. Our mission is to give oxygen to the world’s innovators developing solutions for positive change

Powered by the leading global innovation database for ESG solutions and positive change, Springwise has been discovering the latest most exciting innovations on the planet for over 20 years.

Our unparalleled access, together with our editorial insights and expertise makes us the destination for leadership teams wanting to stay ahead. Future Now, is our monthly near-horizon scanning report, created to your brief and exclusive to your organisation.

Our thought leadership content services dive deeper into the themes that resonate with your stakeholders and our top journalists tailor the stories, images, and audio to drive engagement to hit your objectives.

As one of the early B Corps and 1% for the Planet members, we walk the talk and are proud to support our community to drive the change the world so badly needs.

James Bidwell – CEO and author of Disrupt!


MEET THE TEAM

MATILDA COX

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT

ANGELA EVERITT

CONTENT DIRECTOR

STEPH FELTHAM

HEAD OF OPERATIONS

MATT HEMPSTEAD

COMMISSIONING EDITOR
James Bidwell

JAMES BIDWELL

CEO & CHAIR

SOPHIE BIDWELL

NON EXEC DIRECTOR

ANDREW HIRSCH

BOARD DIRECTOR

MARCO PIMENTEL

GROWTH ADVISOR

eco-system partners

ChangeNOW Summit

Springwise is a major ecosystem partner for ChangeNOW, the world’s largest gathering of solutions for the planet that takes place annually in Paris. The goal: to accelerate the development of purpose-driven solutions and to encourage action and collaboration between private and public stakeholders. Learn more.

The Earthshot Prize

We are a storytelling and nominating partner for The Earthshot Prize. Launched by Prince William in 2020, this registered charity searches for extraordinary solutions to the world’s greatest environmental challenges and supports the development of the annual winners. Learn more.

edie

We are the innovation partner for this UK-based news organisation for sustainability professionals. Learn more.

Business For Nature

Springwise is a signatory of Business for Nature, a global coalition of more than 85 influential organisations driving credible business action and policy ambition to achieve a nature-positive economy for all by 2030. 

The Iris Prize

We are a nominating partner for this prize, which awards three outstanding 15-18-year-olds each year with financial support to bring a project to life which champions the protection and restoration of nature.  Learn more.

Rewilding Britain

Through 1% for the Planet, we support the work of Rewilding Britain, an organisation committed to protecting, restoring and regenerating species-rich mosaics of habitats, rewilding helps reverse biodiversity loss and bring back the abundance of Britain’s wildlife. Learn more.

1 Percent for the Planet

We are members of this organisation, founded in 2002 by Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, and Craig Mathews, founder of Blue Ribbon Flies. Learn more.

Blue Earth

Springwise is a partner of Blue Earth who run industry leading impact events including a yearly summit dedicated to finding solutions that regenerate our natural world.


DISRUPT!

Compiled by Springwise, Disrupt! 100 Lessons in Business Innovation explains and highlights the best, most disruptive and most useful ideas of the 21st Century, showing which themes underpin their success and which ideas can best be used to drive creativity in your workplace, office or industry.

From London to Buenos Aires, from Beijing to Chicago, learn from the world’s most forward-thinking businesses how to disrupt, innovate, collaborate, learn new skills and do business better and more sustainably.

We live in remarkable times. These 100 extraordinary and inspiring innovations will help you ask questions, think creatively and create a positive future.


    IN THE MEDIA

    James Bidwell, recognised for his expertise in innovation and sustainability, has made significant strides in fostering discussions on these critical topics through his media appearances and panel participations.

    His appearances focus on the urgency of aligning business strategies with environmental sustainability, advocating for a transformative approach towards systemic social change.

    Through insightful dialogue with industry leaders, he emphasises the need for a paradigm shift in traditional business mindsets to tackle global environmental and social challenges. His consistent advocacy underscores the need for innovative thinking and collaborative action.


      RE_SET ADVISORY

      Re_Set is a next-generation strategy consultancy that ensures their clients thrive in a disrupted world. They specialise in understanding what’s next and how to make change happen at pace, with positive, sustainable impact.