Picture of Amy Edmondson
Amy Edmondson
Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School

Professor Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School, a chair established to support study of human interactions that lead to the creation of successful enterprises and the betterment of society. She studies leadership, psychological safety, and organizational learning.

Picture of Jonathan Davidson
Jonathan Davidson
Former Director, UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Jonathan Davidson is a former Executive Director of Supervision and Authorisations for the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). He is currently a Senior Advisor to the FCA on Sustainability and Climate Change.

Picture of Karin Thorburn
Karin Thorburn
Research Chair Professor of Finance, NHH Norwegian School of Economics

Karin S. Thorburn is Research Chair Professor of Finance at NHH Norwegian School of Economics, Adjunct Full Professor of Finance at The Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, and Visiting Professor of Finance at the Tuck School of Dartmouth College. Prior to joining NHH in 2009, she was a full-time faculty member at Tuck for 11 years.

Picture of Kathleen Taylor
Kathleen Taylor
Chairwoman, Royal Bank of Canada

Kathleen Taylor is the Chairwoman of the Royal Bank of Canada. She has served on the Board since 2001, where she has chaired the Human Resources and Corporate Governance Committees, and served on the Audit and Risk Committees.

Picture of Kathy Matsui
Kathy Matsui
Adjunct Professor of Management, Kyoto Graduate School of Management, General Partner, MPower

Kathy Matsui is an adjunct professor of management at Kyoto University Graduate School of Management. She is also a General Partner of MPower Partners, Japan's first ESG-focused global venture capital fund.

Picture of Peter Routledge
Peter Routledge
Canada's Superintendent of Financial Institutions

Peter Routledge is Canada's Superintendent of Financial Institutions.

Picture of Rose Gailey
Rose Gailey
Partner and Global Lead of the Organization Acceleration and Culture Shaping Center of Excellence, Heidrick & Struggles

Rose Gailey is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Costa Mesa office and the global lead of the Organization Acceleration and Culture Shaping Center of Excellence.

Picture of Starling Insights
Starling Insights
Starling Insights Editorial Board

Starling's team of editors provide review and analysis of current trends and developments in the industry.

Visit the Starling 2023 Bookshelf

Where you can find the books that have inspired us

Find a list of the books that sit on our bookshelf.  We hope that some of our readers will be inspired to give one or tow of these terrific books a glance.