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.
Fellow at Stanford and Founder of ArtsUp. Formerly: EU Marie Curie Fellow in technology for social and economic impact at Grenoble-em and the European Commission, visiting fellow at Bocconi University, GSI and CERN, where his work inspired a new service named Collspotting; he represented the European Students Forum at the United Nations, founded Green Young Economy, and contributed to shape Future Earth and the UN Rio+20 process, among others. Trained across disciplines in several countries.