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English definition of “change agent”

change agent

noun [C]     (also agent of change)
HR, WORKPLACE a person or group that works on a change programme : Our change agent has compiled a list of procedures that must change in order for us to achieve our business goals .
a person or thing that encourages people to change their behaviour or opinions : Two important studies have emphasized that students can be change agents in learning and teaching .
(Definition of change agent noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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