OYW x PwC Entrepreneur Network x PwC Social Entrepreneur Club Event | 18 September

Event Theme - Poverty Alleviation: How can Innovation solve economic inequality?

When & Where

Location: More London, Canteen, Third Floor

Time & date: Wednesday 18 September 2019, 17:00 - 20:00

About the event

This event has been organised by PwC One Young World in collaboration with the PwC Entrepreneurs Network and the Social Entrepreneurs Club.


  • Bayo Adelaja - Bayo's main focus areas are supporting black women living in poverty in African countries and the UK, and in helping entrepreneurs to use technology to solve inequalities.
  • Edmilson Angelo - The Founder and Director of Change 1's Life, a UK-Registered charity that aims to assist people in need across Sub-Saharan Africa who are victims of poverty.
  • Wai Foong Ng - Foong was previous a Director at PwC and has since Founded Matchable, a platform matching companies and their employees with innovative, high-impact, skilled volunteering projects at non-profits and startups.
  • Mariana Kamara - The Founder and Director of Smiling Through Light which focusses on clean energy access in Sierra Leone.
  • Sheetal Vyas - Sheetal is the lead Director of PwC's Disruption and Innovation practice which focuses on how emerging technologies and global megatrends collide to disrupt both business and society.
  • Ben Nottingham - A creative entrepreneur, business designer and experienced advisor with a passion for designing businesses and systems that combine profit with purpose.

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