Adam Braun turned $25 into more than 300 schools, serving more than 30,000 students around the world, and built a global community which is well on its way to achieving its goal of making quality education a possibility for everyone. By the age of 31 he was already named in the Business Insider’s 40 Under 40 list, Wired magazine‘s 50 People Who Are Changing the World, and was selected as one of the World Economic Forum’s first ten Global Shapers. Mr. Braun was previously nominated for the TED Prize and has received the nation's oldest and most prestigious award for public service, the Jefferson Award. In 2015 he joined a coalition to address high-level challenges with Kofi Annan, Desmond Tutu and several Nobel Peace Prize winners.
Adam BraunUnited States of America
CEO and Co-Founder, MissionU, and Founder, Pencils of Promise
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Producer and TV Reporter, SkyNews Arabia