ILA Podcast

Courageous Leadership Is Required to Address Global Issues

Maureen Metcalf Podcast Cover

with Mike Gerbis


Courageous leadership is required to address the world’s most pressing environmental and social issues, such as rising carbon emissions, resource scarcity, plastic pollution, mass migration, poverty and conflict. Maureen Metcalf interviews Mike Gerbis, a business leader who has managed to challenge the status quo, break through traditional conventional commercial approaches and implement more sustainable solutions.

Guest Mike Gerbis

Mike Gerbis is CEO of a constellation of organizations that includes The Delphi Group, GLOBE Series, EXCEL Partnership and Leading Change and shares a common purpose: to achieve a sustainable, prosperous and socially just future in a generation. Mike works closely with Canadian and international leaders on issues related to climate change, corporate sustainability, cleantech and innovation, and the green economy. In addition to his 25 years of experience in sustainability consulting and events, Mike also engages and educates youth and business leaders through guest lectures and presentations as well as through initiatives such as SHAD Valley International and TEC Canada.

Host Maureen Metcalf

Maureen Metcalf

Maureen Metcalf brings 30 years of experience and success in the fields of leadership, innovation, and technology. A regular contributor to, Metcalf has authored an award-winning book series on leadership and is the Founder & CEO of the Innovative Leadership Institute. She is the host of an Innovating Leadership, a weekly international podcast that hit the airways in July 2015. As an ILA Fellow, Maureen partners with the International Leadership Associate on a series of global leadership podcasts within the show.