The Human Bridge explores how our view of the human person shapes the behaviour of people. It shows how a view of the human person as predominantly self interested has shaped business thinking to the detriment of society and how this can be corrected.
Loughlin is currently a Trustee of, and Senior Adviser to, Blueprint for Better Business. Blueprint is a charity that challenges businesses to be the force for good they can be in society; they provide practical tools to enable a business to be guided and judged by a purpose that respects human dignity and serves society. Loughlin is also an external Governor of Heythrop College. Loughlin is a chartered accountant and prior to his retirement in 2011 he was at KPMG , one of the global accounting and consulting firms. He was in KPMG's tax practice for 30 years (and a partner for 22 years) and for last 6 years was Global Head of Tax and member of the Global Executive Team.
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