Ashoka Globalizer Strategy Thought Partners - youth-employment-africa

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

Currently a Founding Director and CEO of WIZZIT International, a global pioneer in mobile banking and financial inclusion.

WIZZIT was launched in South Africa in November 2004 and in providing affordable banking to the mass market was the first to launch as part of its offering, cell...

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

Carron graduated from law school and spent the early part of her career consulting in the formulation and implementation of corporate strategy for Braxton Associates, a UK based strategy consulting firm. Thereafter she entered law articles and on being admitted as an attorney in 1996, she joined...

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

During a time of crude home repossessions after loan default and resulting widespread payment boycotts, Charlene developed a vital intermediary between hostile lenders and borrowers.  Armed with deep insights into the concerns of both groups, her Home Loan Guarantee Company (HLGC)...

Summit(s):
Youth-Employment-Africa
Geneva-2012

David Pollock – is an Ashoka senior advisor since 2006. During the past three years he has been involved in recruiting, training, coaching and mentoring, performance development, and expansion to Japan and China. Prior to Ashoka, David held leadership positions in a number of companies spanning...

Summit(s):
Youth-Employment-Africa
Participative-Journalism

Eric Chinje is currently a Visiting Scholar at the George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, and an Adviser to the governments of Liberia and South Sudan on their strategic, development and international communications. He is a Senior Advisor at the Washington-based International...

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

Garth is a doctor qualifying at the University of the Witwatersrand, with further. In 1992 he combined his interest in story and health to found the NGO Soul City.

Soul City works in 12 countries. It has produced award winning TV and radio dramas supported by print media, social...

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

As MD of the 3i’s Group and FutureFit Founder, Gary has been enabling entrepreneurs, individuals, teams, small and growing business, and large organisations to unleash their unique transformation capacity. As an executive & team coach, impact entrepreneur, business development specialist,...

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

Ian is the Project Leader of Red Bull Amaphiko, an international programme aimed at giving wings to social entrepreneurs who are using their talents and creativity to make a difference in their communities, and inspiring a broader audience to do the same.

Ian has 28 years of business...

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

Jens joined the International Labour Organization (ILO) in 1998 and is the Senior Enterprise Development Specialist for the ILO in Eastern and Southern Africa. For the past 15 years Jens has been supporting small businesses in more than 30 countries and has been based for the ILO in diverse...

Summit(s): Youth-Employment-Africa

José leads a team of professionals that provide leadership and support for a network of community-based United Ways in 41 countries and territories. He and his team facilitate the adaption of a set of Global Standards that make United Way organizations unique and successful wherever they are in...