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 of ArtsUp, an impact startup at the intersection of the sharing economy and the arts. He has joined Smartup at the University of Milan Bicocca, and has been a resident entrepreneur and fellow at Stanford University.
Andrea was named a World Economic Forum's Global Shaper. In 2016 he chaired a debate on "the future of impact entrepreneurship" at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit hosted by President Obama.