Solving Global Challenges in New and Innovative Ways

SIPA alumni are working across the globe solving deeply entrenched problems in education, financial services, health, development, energy and the environment, and for those without access to resources, the disabled and refugees. What they have in common is a passion for their work, deep empathy for those they are solving problems for and the grit and determination to make things happen.  Meet a few of our amazing entrepreneurs changing the world one venture at a time.

Michal Alter '13

Founder & CEO

Alice Bosley '17

Co-Founder and Executive Director
Five One Labs

Mehemed Bougsea '17

Co-Founder & CEO
Think. iT

Mariana Costa Checa '13

Co-Founder & CEO

Manal Kahi '15

Founder & CEO
Eat Offbeat  

Patricia Letayf '17

Co-Founder and Director of Operations
Five One Labs  

Karina Nagin '11

Executive Director
Mission: Restore  

Aline Sara '14

Founder & CEO

Edun Sela '17

Tikkun Olam Makers (TOM)  

Akshay Verma '13

Founder & Director
Agratam India