Organizers

[Changemaker Festival 2019]

Meet The Team

Ahmad Ashkar

Ahmad Ashkar


• Award winning entrepreneur
• Founder & CEO of Falafel Inc
• Founder & CEO at Hult Prize Foundation
• Founder of Laudato Si Challenge
• Adviser to governments, corporations, and family offices

Karim Samra

Karim Samra


• Speaker, author, and impact pioneer
• Co-founder of Laudato Si Challenge
• 20+ years incl. Barclays Capital, GE Capital, and Booz & Co
• Adviser to governments, corporations, and family offices

Jamal Khayyat

Jamal Khayyat


• BSc in Industrial Engineering
• Graduated from Toronto’s premiere tech start up seed-stage program
• Formerly at Accenture Strategy
• Career kick-starting coach
• MBA from the University of Toronto

Nelly Andrade

Nelly Andrade


• Lead of the Hult Prize On-Campus program Impact pioneer in LATAM Global Championship with the UN’s Women’s Economic Empowerment Initiative
• Awarded by the Office of the President of Mexico for her leadership in youth activities
• BSc in Sustainable Development

Callum Porter-Harris

Callum Porter-Harris


• CEO and founder of Mandal Group, an organization focused on building Impact Apps
• Hult Prize Global Events Director
• Leading national entrepreneurship programs in India, Pakistan, China and Japan
• Speaker at Impact events globally
• BSc Economics with First Class honors

Ayman Arandi

Ayman Arandi


• CEO and founder of Iris Solutions, pioneer provider of Sensory Tech in MENA
• Hult Prize Global Expansion Director, former Head of Nationals
• Award Winning Entrepreneur: Google, WEF, ASTIF, BlackBox, GES, GE
• Named as top 500 entrepreneurs globally by President Obama at Stanford GES
• BSc Engineering, MSc Management, LSE. Diploma in Negotiation Harvard Law School – NSI Program