Lisa Gansky

Chief Instigator
Mesh Labs


Lisa is a serial entrepreneur, author of the bestselling book, The Mesh: Why the Future of Business is Sharing and the chief instigator of Mesh Labs. She works in the design of new products, services, partnerships and business models in which ‘access’ to goods, services and talent triumph over the ownership of them’. Lisa invests, advises, speaks and writes on the topics of the Sharing Economy including: the hidden value in waste, cities as platforms, shareable business models and the rise of local manufacturing. Committed to accelerating our shift to the new economy, mesh labs operates as an ecosystem accelerator and  produces a global event, mesh2013.

Lisa is Chief Instigator of Mesh Labs and a director and investor in these ventures: Feastly, Greenbiz, Greenstart, Honest Buildings,  Makani Power, Mosaic, mPact, PixelPipe, RelayRides, Ridepal, Sidecar, Scoot Networks, Squidoo, TaskRabbit, Vayable and Yerdle.