THE FOUNDER CO-PILOT
Exited Founder | Senior Advisor | Business Performance Coach | Speaker
Mike Buonaiuto is a philanthropic business leader and performance coach, who founded, scaled and exited Shape History, the award-winning social impact agency.
He's currently a senior advisor; helping companies nurture their people, navigate growth and negotiate pivotal moments of transformation.
📚 Mike's upcoming book Founder Therapy, publishes July 2023.
📢 His TEDx talk, ‘No wonder people are quitting - business must do better’ was selected and featured by TED’s Editor picks.
🤝 Mike supports Virgin Startup as their ‘Entrepreneur In Residence’ and NatWest’s Business Accelerator as their ‘Business Startup Coach.’
AREAS OF FOCUS:
Founder, leadership and team wellbeing
Conscious leadership development
Investment, fundraising and pitch support
Brand, comms and marketing consultancy
Operations strategy (growth, revenue, new business, cash-flow)
Exit strategy and valuation development
ESG and CSR strategy and deployment
Mike founded, scaled and exited Shape History, the award-winning social impact agency. The organisation has worked internationally alongside global institutions including the United Nations, Atlantic Council, and World Health Organisation.
Mike is one of the few people I know who really understands what it takes to be a progressive business leader in the world today. Not only has he setup and grown his own successful social impact agency, but he’s taken the time to truly get to grips with the most salient issues impacting people today, such as mental heath in the workplace. If you want to help get your business in better shape for the next decade, listen to what Mike has to say.