Our Leadership

Global Executive Team

Iman Bibars

Regional Director - Ashoka Arab World (Ashoka VP)

Maria Valeria Budinich

Leadership Group Member

Conrad W Carter

Leadership Group Member

Mark Cheng

Senior Advisor for Europe and Asia

Anne B Evans

Leadership Group Member, Strategic Resources

Konstanze Frischen

Regional Director - North America, Leadership Group Member

Michael Gallagher

Leader for Southeast Asia

Ross Hall

Leadership Group Member, Europe Youth Years

Arnaud Mourot

Country Director - France/Switzerland

Ana Saenz de Miera

Country Director - Spain

Pape Samb

Regional Director - Africa

Anamaria Schindler

Leadership Group Member

Helena Singer

Leadership Group Member, Latin America Youth Years

Robert Spoer

Leadership Group Member, Search

Vishnu Swaminathan

Regional Director - South Asia, Global Partnerships, Leadership Group Member

Nana Watanabe

Country Director - Japan

Stuart Yasgur

Managing Director - Social Financial Services, Search

Global Board of Directors

Bill Drayton, USA

Chair and CEO, Ashoka

Mary Gordon, Canada

Ashoka Fellow and Founder, Roots of Empathy

Roger Harrison, United Kingdom

Newspaper Executive and Journalist

Fred Hehuwat, Indonesia

Ashoka Fellow and Founder, The Green Indonesia Foundation

Sara Horowitz, USA

Board Director (2015)

Sushmita Ghosh, India

Leadership Team Emerita, former Ashoka President

Felipe Vergara

Co-Founder and CEO, Lumni

Kyle Zimmer, USA

Co-founder and President, First Book