Monday, 11/4/19, 4:30-5:15 PM
DRBU University Building, Second Floor Student Lounge
Birju Pandya focuses on the nexus of finance, systems evolution and inner transformation. He works with organizations on the edge of this inquiry. He has been working in the investment world for over a decade, towards creative uses of capital and designing for emergence. He also has spent many years developing mindfulness-related approaches to support individual/collective human development within business. Birju works with organizations including Armonia (Regenerative Investing), RSF Social Finance (Integrated Capital), ServiceSpace (Gift Ecology), and Mobius (Wealth for Inner Transformation). Prior to this, Birju was a consultant with McKinsey & Company. He has a Bachelor's from Arizona State and an MBA from Columbia Business School. Birju is the son of first-generation Indian immigrants, and lives with his family in Berkeley, CA. A few values that Birju holds dear – authenticity, vulnerability, gratefulness, compassion, equanimity.
Areas of Expertise:
Practices for personal/collective human development (meditation, subconscious, circles, etc)
Incorporating non-financial wealth in Integrated Capital approach (community, ecology, spirit)
Designing programs for systems shift towards abundance, wholeness, interbeing
Here is a short video of Birju sharing at the Mindfulness & Well Being at Work conference organized by the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley: https://www.youtube.com/watch?