Category Archives: Leave a Legacy

Celebrating Five Years as a CarbonNeutral® Company

By: Steven Tallman Today, on behalf of Bain’s global Green Teams and in honor of World Environment Day on Sunday, we celebrate Bain’s fifth year as a 100% CarbonNeutral® company. The designation applies to all of our global operations—every flight, … Continue reading

On Impact: From Leafcutter Ants to Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

By: Vikki Tam There it was: a green dash line crawling against the moist brown earth. Each dash seemed slightly jagged, yet the line itself was defiantly straight and stretched for as far as my eye could see. As I bent … Continue reading

Joining forces to save the planet

The Bain Bay Area is excited to announce that The Nature Conservancy is their latest multiyear social impact partner. Read on to learn more about the organization and the work planned for the coming years. The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is … Continue reading

Celebrating World Environment Day

In celebration of World Environment Day and Bain’s continued certification as 100% CarbonNeutral®, Green Teams around the globe held special office events this week. We’ll celebrate on the blog by sharing a few additional pictures from the Antarctica expedition.

Striving for a greener future

Julian Critchlow, a Director in our London office and head of our Utility and Alternative Energy practice, recently wrote about his quest to be green in both his professional and personal life.  Read Julian’s recent contribution to the Financial Times to learn about some … Continue reading

Launching a social enterprise post-Bain

Dave is a second year consultant who recently left Bain to work full-time on his new social enterprise, BookBugs. Read on to learn about how he plans to improve literacy and spread the joy of reading to children across the … Continue reading

Social entrepreneur and Bain Amsterdam alum shares his NGO experience

On Fridays in Amsterdam, we frequently have training sessions. However, on Friday October 3rd we had a special kind of training, with Bain alumnus and social entrepreneur Martijn Thierry returning to the Amsterdam office to present on his current challenges … Continue reading

Bain Boston alumni discuss impact evaluation in global development

Last year, a group of Bainies in the Boston office founded the Global Development Network, a forum for Bainies to discuss and share information and experiences in global economic development, and to support organizations making an impact in the field. … Continue reading

True North goes due South

I have always been passionate about sustainability and eager to explore new ways to take action; in my penultimate year at the University of Bath, I did just that.  With a bit of luck and a lot of perseverance I became … Continue reading

2012 Social Innovation Summit and high-impact entrepreneurs

Last week, I was fortunate to represent Bain & Company at the 2012 Social Innovation Summit – a forum of individuals gathered to discuss the role that business and technological innovations can have in effecting positive social change. This year’s … Continue reading