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Episode 24: Interview with Aishwarya Ratan, Director of the Global Financial Inclusion Initiative at Yale University

Aishwarya is the Director of the Global Financial Inclusion Initiative at Yale University. The Global Financial Inclusion Initiative focuses on the design and delivery of effective financial services for the poor. It tests and replicates different policie

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Episode 23: Interview with Akshay Saxena, cofounder and President of Avanti Learning Centers

Avanti provides low-income high-school students a world-class science and mathematics education in India. It has a radical approach to teaching: with no trained teachers and very little conventional lecturing and yet students perform at par with some of t

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Episode 22: Interview with Michael Thornton, CEO of Carbon Analytics

Michael Thornton is an engineer with a background in sustainable infrastructure design. He is Chief Executive Officer of Carbon Analytics – a company that wants to make it easier for companies of all sizes to reap the rewards of managing their environment

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Episode 21: Interview with Sandra Bates, author of The Social Innovation Imperative

Sandra is an innovation entrepreneur and author who has worked in innovation and marketing strategy for more than fifteen years. She has coached and led more than a hundred innovation initiatives with dozens of companies with a rich history of innovation.

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Episode 20: Interview with Mike Marriner, founder of Roadtrip Nation

Mike set up Roadtrip Nation to helping students “define their own roads in life,”The initial aim was to expose students to myriad careers and life paths they would not otherwise know about and to help equip them with tools and skills they need to achieve

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Episode 19: Interview with Martin Fisher, co-founder of KickStart International

KickStart is a nonprofit social enterprise that designs, promotes and markets simple money-making tools that small-holder farmers buy and use to create profitable family enterprises. KickStart believes that self-motivated private entrepreneurs managing sm

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Episode 18: Interview Yves Moury Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Fundación Capital

Fundación Capital is an international social enterprise, a pioneer in inclusive finance innovation helping the poor save, build, accumulate, enhance, invest their assets, insure their families and their endeavors against risk, and chart a permanent path o

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Episode 17: Interview with Steve Blank, US serial-entrepreneur and academic, developer of the Customer Development methodology

Steve Blank is a US serial-entrepreneur and academic. He has spent over thirty years working within the high technology industry and has founded or worked within eight startup companies, four of which have gone public. Steve developed the Customer Develop

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Episode 16: Interview Jane Chen co-founder of Embrace

Jane Chen is co-founder of Embrace, a US social enterprise which has developed a low-cost infant warmer -and aims to help the 20 million premature and low birth-weight babies born every year. The Embrace infant warmer costs about 1% of a traditional incub

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Episode 15: Interview with Christian Busch Associate Director and Research Fellow at Innovation and Co-Creation Lab, London School of Economics

Christian Busch is Associate Director and Research Fellow at Innovation and Co-Creation Lab, London School of Economics (LSE) where he works with governments, enterprises, and social enterprises to develop scalable inclusive business models.  Christian’s

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