Armand has the vision to make investments transparent for everyone and to help private investors align their personal values with investment decisions. He worked at WWF Austria for 10 years before founding ESG Plus in 2015.
Sonja is member of an expert team in the European Commission (DG NEAR) where she provides strategic guidance on strengthening the enabling environment for civil society in the countries pursuing EU accession.
Sheila is a social entrepreneur, a lawyer by training and a passionate advocate for progressive rural community development at grass root level.
Abu is the co-founderof Village Energy Limited a social enterprise that runs franchised solar shops that deliver quality products and ensure effective access to skilled solar technicians.
Ondřej is building an impact investing and venture philanthropy ecosystem in the Czech Republic. He heads the Ceska sporitelna Foundation and the Depositum Bonum Foundation.
Alexander is co-founder of Agriculture Tanzania, and NGO which currently employs 50 staff. His entrepreneurial spirit is reflected in running a financial self-sufficient training centre for farmers.
Matthias is expert for software projects in the industrial environment and social innovation in the Austrian Research Promotion Agency.
Andra is a social entrepreneur having founded Younited Cultures. She also works for the Hil Foundation as project manager and is a mentor for im/migrants in various programs.
Gernot is the founder of Zeitpolster. He is an Ashoka Fellow and a member of the Make moore health network.
Livio founded Venture4Impact, a network of advisors with the mission of reinforcing the bridge between finance and philanthropy.
Andrea is Chief of Staff of International Visegrad Fund, leading the ongoing reform aiming at achieving higher impact via Fund´s main tools.
Manuela is working at the nonprofit foundation Blühendes Österreich that helps maintain naturally sensitive habitats. She heads Austria’s only NPO women‘s network based in Vienna.
Karin is a facilitator and activist who focuses on bridging the gap between NGO needs and political and structural requirements – in the field of services for persons with disabilities.
Through Jambo Bukoba, Clemens uses the power of sports to improve education, health and gender equality in Tanzania.
Carina is Communications Manager at Ashoka Austria/CEE and organizer of the AShoka Visionary Program in Vienna.
Beata is Executive Director of International Visegrad Fund, former Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Poland, lawyer, negotiator and long-term civil servant.
Andrea has 20 years of broad international experience as sales executive and business developer in the IT sector.
Julia is an executive coach and management consultant. Her work area is Cultural Transformation in combination with Leadership Development.
Elisabeth heads Julius Raab Stiftung. Formerly, she has been working experience in fields such as renewable energy, communication and strategic consultancy and political organisations.
Klara is a Yoga Teacher, Coach, Health Guide and Entrepreneur.
Klara is the chairwoman of the Czech Expert Society for Inclusive Education, the leader of the Czech Government Committee on the Rights of the Child and also the Minister of Social Affairs advisor. She is also an Ashoka Fellow.
As European Integrator at Ashoka, Karin aims to strengthen the collaboration between the 18 European Ashoka offices. As trainer and facilitator she supports companies in the public/private sector.
Kerstin is a passionate bridgebuilder between cultures. As founder and CEO of destination:development she designs tourism destinations worth living in, creating spaces forauthentic and pleasant encounters between locals and visitors.
Niki is Teach For Austria Fellow. Formerly he was Managing Director of his family’s business 2Griller Kabel" supplying electrification hardware solutions to industry and car manufacturing.
Oxana is director of corporate university at MTS – the leading telecom operator in Russia. She is responsible for all aspects in the appraisal, training, and leadership and culture development.
Walter is founder and Chief Executive Officer of Teach For Austria. He brought the model of Teach For All to Austria, which is working in 46 countries.