Conscious business is the biggest force for positive change in the world.

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Welcome to Coest

Our dream is a world where people and businesses with integrity and a genuine desire to do well by doing good have the most influence, impact, and success.

Our calling is to be catalysts and amplifiers for a more conscious business world. By enabling companies with conscious products, services, solutions, and business models to take root and flourish, we increase their presence and positive impact around the globe.

Our duty is to drive conscious business development in Scandinavia. We bring together, inspire, support, and invest in the most conscious people and companies - who share our hunger to scale the positive potential in business and co-create a näringsliv that genuinely nurtures life.

"It is the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed."
- Charles Darwin

We drive conscious business development in Scandinavia by bringing together, supporting, and investing in the most conscious people and companies. We share a hunger to leverage the positive potential in business and co-create a näringsliv that genuinely nurtures life.

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So how do we take action?

Collaboration

Through connection, engagement and trust, we build relations and partnerships with people and organizations that drive joint business development.

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Co-Creation

By cross-fertilizing some of the most brilliant minds across sectors, we explore and generate innovative solutions for today and tomorrow.

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Conscious Action

With resilient focus, we drive authentic and thoughtful stuff forward to create a business world where purpose and profit fuel each other inseparably.

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“Once you figure out the question, then the answer is relatively easy. I came to the conclusion that really we should aspire to increase the scope and scale of human consciousness in order to better understand what questions to ask. The only thing that makes sense to do is strive for greater collective enlightenment.”
Elon Musk
Founder of  Tesla Motors
“Just as people cannot live without eating, so a business cannot live without profits. But most people don’t live to eat, and neither must businesses live just to make profits.”
John mackey
CEO of Whole Foods Market
“Sustainable development is not charity; it is smart investment. We are here together in the belief that business can and must be a force for good.”
ban Ki-Moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations
“Our company has been around for more than 130 years… By inspiring the world and providing good food for coming generations we want to keep improving and live up to our standards for another 130 years.”
karIn bodIn
CEO of Polarbröd
“For sure our world does not need more products with short life times that gets thrown away and turned into waste.”
Eva Karlsson
CEO of Houdini
“I want to work for a company that contributes to and is part of the community. I want something not just to invest in. I want something to believe in.”
Anita Roddick
Founder of  The Body Shop

Inspiration

The conscious business movement is taking place in full force. The world needs more role models and good examples that we can be inspired by. Within our community of creative geniuses, we keep an eye on the movers and shakers out there and we share perspectives right here.

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