Who We Are

The Hult Prize challenges young people to solve the world’s most pressing issues through social entrepreneurship. Every year, one team receives $1M USD in funding to make their idea a reality.

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The Leadership Team

Armed with a diverse set of backgrounds and perspectives, our team works hand in hand with the rest of our global staff to support the Hult Prize community.

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Lori van Dam - Chief Executive Officer

Based in Boston, Lori loves to travel, read, and cook meals with her husband and college-aged children.
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Hamdi Ben Elmi - Director of Programs

Based in Tunis, Hamdi is a travel and adrenaline enthusiast constantly searching for new adventures.
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Carla Osnaya - Director of Human Resources

Based in Portugal, Carla prides herself on finishing at least 100 books every year (she's currently on #30).
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Ricardo Alvarez - Director of Marketing

Based in Mexico, Ricardo is always curious to discover the world and a proud dad of Bruno.
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Nabilah Tarin - Director of Internal Systems

Based in Mexico, Nabilah will find literally any excuse to go to an art exhibit or museum.
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Cooper Adams - Special Projects Manager

Based in Boston, Cooper is either trying out new recipes or on a long walk with a podcast and cappuccino.

Where We Work

Our global work calls for a global presence. Check out where we have teams on the ground!

boston

Boston

Global Headquarters for Hult Prize Foundation.
MexicoCity

Mexico City

Regional Headquarters for Latin America & Caribbean.
Mumbai

Mumbai

Regional Headquarters for Central & South Asia.
Tunis

Tunis

Regional Headquarters for Middle East & North Africa.
lisbon

Lisbon

Regional Headquarters for Europe.
Nairobi

Nairobi

Regional Headquarters for Sub-Saharan Africa.
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Taipei

Regional Headquarters for East/Southeast Asia & Oceania.