Lead2030: The Next Generation of Changemakers

Meet the Lead2030 Challenge Winners

From ending extreme poverty to protecting our oceans, the Sustainable Development Goals are an ambitious roadmap to a sustainable future.

To make this future a reality by 2030, we need a generation of young leaders who are meaningfully engaged with the Sustainable Development Goals and are working purposefully to achieve them.

Formed by One Young World and powered by some of the world’s leading businesses, Lead2030 finds, funds and accelerates SDG solutions created by founders under 30.

The 2020 Lead2030 Challenges sourced 2,200+ SDG solutions from more than 140 countries. The Lead2030 Challenge Winners will receive $50,000 in addition to 12 months of executive mentorship from their Challenge Partner to help amplify their impact as they tackle some of the world’s most pressing issues.

 

Meet the 2020 Challenge Winners

 

 

Taylor Quinn
Tailored Food
 

Taylor Quinn


Supported by
RB

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Diana Quintero
BIVE
 

Diana Quintero


Supported by
AstraZeneca

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Edith Soria
Create Purpose
 

Edith Soria


Supported by
AstraZeneca

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Arielle Kitio
CAYSTI
 

Arielle Kitio


Supported by
Deloitte

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Ricardo Alba
Eko Group H2O+
 

Ricardo Torres


Supported by
RB

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Akshay Makar
Climatenza
 

Akshay Makar


Supported by
bp

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Sonika Manandhar
Aeloi
 

Sonika Manandhar


Supported by
Standard Chartered

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Thalita Gelenske
Blend Edu
 

Thalita Gelenske


Supported by
Bristol-Myers Squibb

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Luna Yu
Genecis
 

Luna Yu


Supported by
Mondi

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Javier Larragoiti
Xilinat
 

Javier Larragoiti


Supported by
Asahi

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Svanika Balasubramanian
rePurpose

Svanika Balasubramanian


Supported by
Credit Suisse

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Lead2030 Challenge Partners

 

Lead2030 is powered by some of the world’s leading businesses. Since 2018, Lead2030 Challenge Partners have committed over £1,000,000 to accelerate SDG solutions.

But even more valuable than this, each Challenge Partner supports their winner’s journey with a package of expert advice and guidance drawn from across their global operations.

Select Challenge Winners also receive communications support from Activation Supporter, Porter Novelli.

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The Sustainable Development Goals

 

From ending extreme poverty to protecting our oceans, the SDGs are an ambitious roadmap to a sustainable future by 2030.

SDG Grid

Learn more about the SDGs