Felipe Vergara

Felipe Vergara (Co-Founder and CEO) has a degree in Industrial Engineering from Universidad De Los Andes in Colombia and has launched four companies in the education and finance industries. He received his MBA in finance from Wharton before joining McKinsey & Company as a consultant in their New York office. Felipe was recognized by Ashoka as a Leading Social Entrepreneur and Global Fellow in 2006, elected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur in 2009, named one of America’s 25 Most Promising Social Entrepreneurs by Business Week in 2009, won the Poder – ABC 2010 Award for Social Entrepreneurship, the World Economic Forum Social Entrepreneuship Award for Latin America in 2011 and the UBS Global Social Venture Lab Competition in 2011 as well.

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