Founder and CEO, Ashoka
As the founder and CEO of Ashoka: Innovators for the Public, Bill Drayton has pioneered the field of social entrepreneurship, growing a global association of over 3,600 leading social entrepreneurs who work together to create an ‘Everyone a Changemaker’ world. Mr. Drayton is the Chair of Youth Venture, Community Greens, and Get America Working!, and previously served as Assistant Administrator at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, founded Save EPA, and worked at McKinsey. He is a graduate of Harvard, Balliol College at Oxford University, and Yale Law School.
Arresting Deforestation • Clean Energy • Clean Water • Early Childhood to Primary Education • Education • Environmental Sustainability • Financial Services • Health Delivery • Human Rights • International Justice • Livelihoods • Living Conditions • Peace • Peace and Human Rights • Post-Secondary Education • Responsible Supply Chains • Sanitation • Secondary Education • Smallholder Productivity • Standards • Water Management • Women's and Girls' Education • Youth Job Skills