Jay Jakub

<p>Chief Advocacy Officer, Economics of Mutuality (EoM)</p>

Jay Jakub is the Chief Advocacy Officer of the Economics of Mutuality (EoM) movement for the EoM Foundation and is the Senior Client Advisor for the EoM Solutions consultancy, an EoM Foundation subsidiary. Jay also serves as a Strategic Advisor to the Richmond-based Thompson Family Office, which is constructing a smart city in Virginia, and is an Advisor to the Alliance on Corporate Purpose, which is developing a national framework and blueprint on corporate purpose for the Government of Singapore. He is among the founding members of Conscious Capitalism’s Senior Leaders Network.

EoM is a transformational business model management innovation created by the Mars, Incorporated internal think tank, Catalyst, that Jay helped the Mars Chief Economist lead for the last 14 years. In 2020, Catalyst and EoM were repositioned into an independent not-for-profit EoM Foundation that owns a for-profit EoM Solutions consultancy with no shareholders. Profit must be invested in the capability or given to the foundation.

Jay co-authored the first EoM book, Completing Capitalism: Heal Business to Heal the World (Berrett-Koehler, 2017; CITIC Press, Beijing, 2018) and is a contributing co-author of a new EoM book, Putting Purpose into Practice: The Economics of Mutuality (Oxford University Press, March 2021). His doctorate is from Oxford University, St. John’s College and Jay is a frequent international speaker.