A think tank to steer research
and innovation


'Centre for Higher Purpose in Business' (CHPB) is a global community of thought leaders who would ideate, undertake research/training, aid sustainable business growth, and equitable development based on the principles of Higher Purpose. The four core activities that CHPB has undertaken are Research, Events, Purpose Charter & Purpose Rating.

Global Research Observatory

As a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 152nd birth anniversary, on 2 October 2021, the Centre announced a research study on 'Gandhi and 21st Century Business', collaborating with 100 thought leaders from Business, Academics, Economics and Public Policy, spread across 10 different countries. The insights/findings will be made freely available in the public domain on October 2, 2022, which will serve as the 21st century CEO’s guidebook to navigate their business in the right direction.

Purpose Roundtable

Purpose Roundtable is a series of Thought Leadership Conversations by Global Business Leaders, launched in December 2020. The platform facilitates co-creation and cross-pollination of ideas on the concept of Higher Purpose to inspire Business Leaders and Practitioners. It also aims to congregate global business leaders/enterprises under the umbrella of a Purpose Charter, based on the key Sustainable Development Goals by the United Nations. Excerpts of the Purpose Roundtable conversations are available at www.purposeroundtable.com