Stephen B. Young is the Global Executive Director of the Caux Round Table. Young has published Moral Capitalism, a well-received book written as a guide to the Caux Round Table ethical and socially responsible Principles for Business. In her 2008 book, The Difference Makers, Prof. Sandra Waddock listed Young among the 23 persons who created the corporate social responsibility movement. Young was educated at Harvard College and Harvard Law School.

He served as an Assistant Dean at the Harvard Law School and as the third Dean of the Hamline University School of Law. He has taught at the University of Minnesota and currently teaches at Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration.

He has spoken at many workshops and conferences on corporate social responsibility and business ethics. Young has also taught at the University of Minnesota Law School, Carlson School of Business, the College of Liberal Arts, and Minnesota State University – Mankato. He has written numerous opinion articles for the Pioneer Press, the Minnesota Journal on Law and Politics, the Saint Paul Legal Ledger and has been published in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and the Washington Post.