Simon Griffiths

Simon Griffiths

Co-Founder and CEO of Who Gives A Crap

Simon is the Co-Founder and CEO of Who Gives A Crap, a profit-for-purpose toilet paper company that uses 50% of its profits to build toilets in the developing world. He was also a co-founder of
Shebeen, Australia’s first non-profit bar, which was located in Melbourne’s CBD. In 2011, Simon was recognised by The Age’s Melbourne Magazine as one of Melbourne’s Top 100 Most Influential People, and in 2013 he was shortlisted for Young Australian of the Year. He is an outstanding entrepreneur and
philanthropist who has built two social enterprises, generating donations of almost $2 million.

Simon is one of Australia’s most prominent social entrepreneurs. His work has been covered by
countless media outlets around the world, including The Huffington Post, The New Yorker, MTV and The Stanford Social Innovation Review.