The Economist’s Green Business Summit convenes business leaders, policymakers, scientists, academics, and investors from around the world to offer them concrete strategies and ideas to help them to prepare for the future and scale up their efforts towards ensuring sustainability.

This year, Charles Blaschke was invited to be a part of this high-profile event as a key speaker on the ‘Voices from the Future’ panel, which brought together the changemakers and entrepreneurs making real progress in the fight against climate change.

Charles stole the show as he offered an exciting glimpse into the progress being made by Taka Solutions in tackling one the biggest issues of our generation.

“Instead of building more buildings, we need to fix the ones we already have.”

Charles highlighted the importance of improving energy efficiency and reducing carbon emissions in our existing buildings and homes, and the subsequent impact on the future of sustainability.

You can read more about this year’s summit here