Leadership And Economics: Taking The Next Leap With Buddhist Values. Conversation With Buddhist Professor & Senior Advisor Ernest C.H.NG
Today we want to introduce you to our remarkable senior advisor Dr. Ernest C. H. NG, and his exceptional path in life.
In his early career, Dr. Ernest C. H. NG was one of the top performers in the financial markets where he also functioned as the Vice President of Morgan Stanley Asia. After 15 years in the financial Industry, Ernest went back to university part-time to study and research Buddhist Philosophy and Buddhist Economics. His book „Introduction to Buddhist Economics“ is a pioneering effort to introduce Buddhist Economics systemically.
Today Dr. Ernest C. H. NG is the Chief Executive Officer of a Buddhist NGO and a Buddhist scholar. He dedicated his life to developing the young generation and future leaders, serving as a mentor for various universities, and advising organizations such as the Sustainable Finance Initiative in Hong Kong.
In our podcast conversation, Ernest tells how his interest in Buddhist Economics arose and combined classical economics with Buddhist values. Why he gave up his career in the financial industry, how companies can do good and well, and what his vision for the future of business looks like.