Gosia is an Assistant to the Director-General in the European Commission’s department responsible for humanitarian aid and civil protection. She helps design and implement emergency assistance that reaches over 120 million people in 80 countries worldwide every year.
Heesun is a leading forensics expert and academic who has been recognised for her long-standing efforts to strengthen UK-Korea relations in the fields of science and education.
Helen is a renowned seismologist with international expertise in the mechanics of large earthquakes. She holds a PhD from Cambridge University in geophysics, and worked as a research scientist for 17 years.
Juan Pablo is a social entrepreneur and co-founder of Sistema B, an international organisation that aims to strengthen companies that use the power of the market to solve social and environmental problems.
Zola is a qualified psychologist, specialising in trauma-informed psychotherapy caused by domestic violence and sexual violence. She has dedicated her life to eliminating violence against women and children in Mongolia, especially child sexual abuse.
Noor is a peacebuilder, writer, and filmmaker who specialises in de-radicalisation and counter-terrorism. Through research, arts, and civil society initiatives, he is developing the means to reform former terrorists and reincorporate them back into mainstream Indonesian society.
Panut is a leading conservationist with more than 20 years’ experience of running environmental education, community development, and capacity-building programmes. Since 2001, he has led the Orangutan Information Centre (OIC).
Sandra is an environmental protection expert, who works on issues relating to climate change, energy management, sustainable transport, air quality, and biofuels. She is involved in the development of environmental policy and law in Mexico, and aims to reduce emissions in the energy and transport sectors at a national level.
Shahira is a financial expert with 35 years of experience in advisory services related to financial markets, including market regulators, stock exchanges, investment banking, and development banking.