Our people

Dr Mal Boden

Mal is the Founder and Chairman of the Choo Institute.

Now 78, Mal is a visionary leader, passionate advocate and articulate speaker who has sought to guide the creative and social evolution of the Choo Institute since its inception 50 years ago.

As well as his role at the Choo Institute, Mal is also Chairman of the Deeper Vision Board, Creative Director of Biomemetics AG, and holds honouary doctorates from Cambridger, New Delhi and Harvard.

Mal is Chairman of the Sustainable Technology Advisory Board, Convenor of the Nanotechnology Opportunity Report, and is a frequent speaker at UN and inter-Governmental conferences on World Development.





Mal and the Deeper Vision board of the Choo Institute are all avid bloggers. Here's what they have to say.


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The world is beautiful and fragile. We intend to protect it. We hope you're on the right side.