RSA Connectors are a growing network of international Fellows who help local Fellows to organise events and collaborate on projects in their respective countries.
Audrey is interested in the exploration of new. She sees the RSA as a support network to develop ideas, and a platform for spreading information on socially positive initiatives.
John is the Managing Director of the Gede Foundation based in Nigeria. He also works with leading academics and other NGOs to ensure that mental health screening/treatment tools are ‘culturally validated’ for use in specific communities in Nigeria.
Lin has been a Fellow since 2002 and has lived on both sides of the pond. Her key interests include civic engagement, 21st century democracy and social entrepreneurship.
Joao was born in Portugal and is currently residing in Uruguay. He has a range of interests from creativity and serendipity to social, economic, and environmental sustainability.
Eidi has worked on community involvement, co-creativity and mentorship with some of the poorest communities in Mexico. She is leading a programme promoting creativity and innovation among global social entrepreneurs.
Sebastián is an entrepreneur and social innovator who has founded IKUNA, Puentek and other startups. He is also Director of Entrepreneurship at San Sebastian University and consultant, and Singularity University alumni
Orlando, United States
Kay is a filmmaker, writer and educator. Her passion is education and the arts. Kay's extensive experience includes advising a National Geographic project which supports under-represented film makers globally.
Los Angeles, United States
Susannah is the founder Creative Migration, an NGO that produces and collaborates on initiatives to advance cultural diplomacy through art, social engagement and sustainable futures.
San Francisco, United States
Maria is a textile specialist with twenty years experience of working for both manufacturers and retail companies worldwide. Her interests include artisan/craft traditions and new developments in industrial production.
Darrell is passionate about innovative transformational leadership. He is the Executive Vice President of the Tennessee Young Democrats and has a broad range of interests including LGBTQ rights and international relations.
Enrique is an independent policy entrepreneur. Previously based at the ODI, Enrique founded On Think Tanks a global platform to study and support policy research institutes. He is keen to meet and engage with Fellows in the Americas particularly in Peru. ...
Sujit is co-founder and vice chair of the British South India Chamber of Commerce. He is an entrepreneur who is passionate about education and enterprise promotion in India.
Pramod's interests lie in the intersection of technology, society and business: a confluence that he believes is poised for the transformational work of the RSA.
Niaz works in international development, helping policymakers understand the causes of under-performance in education within low and middle income areas, and on social policies concerning youth issues and female education.
Konstantinos is an Assistant Professor in Computer Science at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool and an Honorary Lecturer in Computer Science at the University of Liverpool (UK).He is interested in how can we use emerging technologies smartly and sustainably, and ...
Paul sees the role of Connector as being responsive to other Fellows within SE Asia, looking out for opportunities to connect the work of the RSA internationally and promote their values.
Matthew has been a Fellow since 2014 and works in education. He sees the role of the Connector as to bring RSA Fellows and others in both Singapore and the region together and to promote RSA values and initiatives.
Mark sees his role as Connector as an opportunity to promote the RSA’s philosophy, knowledge and programmes and to support local projects, ideas and individuals in Mauritius.
I began my career as a management consultant in London and Paris and use my business background to help Japanese business-people communicate in the international environment. I am interested in how we communicate through all dimensions of our being.
Chris is an author and a sustainability consultant with experience of running Zero Waste programs. He is interested in helping businesses, and society at-large, find ways to meet the challenges of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Germen is a University Senator and tutor of The Open University of Hong Kong and is interested in issues related to launching NGO or private enterprises in Hong Kong or China (especially in the areas of education and textile).
Philipa is Executive Officer for the Board for the RSA in Australian and New Zealand.
Alain's key interest is promoting and contributing to community networks of practice for meaningful social change, to improve general wellbeing. He’s inspired by mutual understanding, empathy, experience, improvisation and silence.
Michael completed his studies and advisory duties in the UK’s most dedicated enterprise-driven organizations including NACUE and EntrepreneurFirst, and has returned home to create the first Cypriot integrated entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Mika is motivated by the idea that the Western materialist dream is fulfilled, and that we are looking for a second renaissance driven by individualism and the 'flat society'.
After many years in international technology and business management Ulf started helping organisations transform for innovation, sustainability, and human values. Ulf's key responsibilities include balance consulting, research and family.
Paris & Strasbourg, France
Geof works internationally on social enterprise development, especially on creating sustainable livelihoods in poor, disadvantaged communities. His interests include environmentalism, culture, heritage music, literature, education, online communities ...
Jurjen is a catalyst for innovation active on the cutting-edge of digital media, entertainment and technologies. He supports the community with playful and purpose-based programs to solve organisational and societal challenges.
Geof works internationally on social enterprise development, especially on creating sustainable livelihoods in poor, disadvantaged communities. His interests include environmentalism and sustainability; culture, heritage and conservation music, literature, ...
Alexandra has worked as a documentary film maker, Philharmonic Hall Managing Director and US television station representative in Europe. She holds university diplomas in International Business Negotiations and in English Philology.
Isilda works in the Culture and Heritage sector and throughout her career has focussed on the development and creation of new learning and community engagement services in Museums and Archives.
Geoff’s is a management consultant, academic, personal mentor and football coach. His current projects include: promoting sustainable development for the world’s rain forests and school IT training in Uganda.
Konstantinos is a lecturer in English, the professional development coordinator of the Saudi INTERLINK Language Center at Al Yamamah University and a teacher trainer at PROFILE Teacher Education Centre.
Biba is the first person in Slovenia to bring Solution Focused Approach to the country and also the first RSA fellow. Since 2014 she has been engaged in international work and eager to connect to other global minds.
Barbera Del Valles
Francisco is a professional speaker, professor and consultant in environment and sustainability issues and is looking forward to connecting with Fellows based in Spain.
Gal has worked in the space of impact technology and social entrepreneurship for almost a decade, with some of the top social enterprises in the UK and India.
United Arab Emirates
Julian Williams has been an international teacher, school leader and consultant for over 30 years. His keen interest is in school leadership and improvement and education for social responsibility.
She is the co-founder & director of MENA Design Research Center & Beirut Design Week. She is also educator on design research methods in various Lebanese universities, serving regularly as a mentor or jury member for student projects and start-ups. Doreen ...