The Global Shapers Community is a network of Hubs developed and led by young people who are exceptional in their potential, their achievements and their drive to make a contribution to their communities.
Recently named 30 under 30 by Forbes Israel, Narkis Alon is the Founder of Double You, a global platform that empowers women entrepreneurs, she is the Co Founder of Elevation Academy, a tech academy, specializing in teaching
￼￼skills through transformational learning experiences, and the Co-founder of Ze-Ze, a
￼￼platform for social enterprises led by youth. Narkis is a Ford fellow,
￼A Schusterman fellow, and a member in the ROI community. As part of the
BA in International Relations and Politics; certifications in International Negotiations and Project Management. Public Relations Consultant, Abuja, Nigeria. Founder, ESFAJ & Partners. Member of the Board, Silver Lining for the Needy Initiative, an Abuja-based NGO focusing on orphans/vulnerable children and providing free HIV/VCT testing in rural areas. Interests: improving image of the African region by highlighting its potential and telling its success stories. Recipient, Good Planet Foundation award.
Andrea Carafa is the Founder & CEO of ArtsUp, and has been a fellow and resident entrepreneur at Stanford University. Formerly he was an EU Marie Curie fellow in technology for social impact, worked at Grenoble-EM and the European Commission, and was a visiting fellow at Bocconi University, GSI and CERN, where he inspired an experimental platform to spot technologies that can have significant societal impact.