Ashoka’s Executive in Residence Program

Learn more about the Executive in Residence program on our FAQ page

Why partner with Ashoka’s Executive in Residence program?

To keep pace in an increasingly competitive global market, today’s businesses need innovative leaders who can drive meaningful change. Ashoka’s Executive in Residence program offers an unparalleled, cost-effective leadership development experience for your company’s leaders to learn how to do that and more.

Executive in Residence Collaborations

Discover the social impact achieved through collaborations between Executive in Residence participants and Ashoka Fellows

Featured Partner: Boehringer Ingelheim

Learn more about the Making More Health partnership and the Executive in Residence program

Leading Start-Ups into a New Stage of Growth

In 2015 Erick van der Laat, Vice President Accounting and Controller at Western Union, traveled to Kenya to work with Soko, an organization founded by Ashoka Fellow Ella Peinovich.
  Photo credit: Cidy Cross. See more pictures, and details in her blog here. Ashoka’s Executive in Residence program fosters high-impact collaborations between corporations and Ashoka Fellows, the world’s leading social entrepreneurs. Corporate executives work on-...
Submitted by Matthew Barr on Wed, September 23, 2015
Photo Credit: Richard Malcolm, as he takes some time to teach an English class to a few of the Young Africa students. Dorien Beurskens founded Young Africa (YA) to empower underprivileged youth in Southern Africa with marketable skills that enable them to gain access to...
Dr. Mohammad Al-Ubaydli is the founder of Patients Know Best (PKB), a technology platform that allows patients to securely view their medical records and share their information with other doctors and family members, giving individual patients easy access to and control...

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Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Fri, September 18, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/18/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Kristie Wang of the Ashoka Changemakers team. Hosted by C&A Foundation and Ashoka Changemakers, the challenge will award more than €100,000 in prizes to support innovative solutions...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Fri, September 11, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/11/15 Editor's Note: This Op-Ed first appeared on the Thomson Reuters website and is written by Hon. Henry F. De Sio, Jr. He is the Global Chair for Framework Change at Ashoka, and the author of Campaign Inc.: How Leadership...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, September 8, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/08/15 Are you a doer, thinker or a change agent working to shape a future of ‘work’ that can advance the socio economic status of young Africans and their communities? Apply for this online course. Make new connections & get...

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