Hala is the Director of the Economic Prosperity pillar at Solve, focused on solving through strategic partnerships some of the most wicked problems of our times: economic equality, prosperity, and the future of work in an era of profound digital transformation. Hala’s career has revolved around building partnerships for social impact – from heading a public-private initiative for employment in the Middle East at the World Economic Forum, to advising governments on public sector reform and donor engagement with the World Bank and the UN. She also has a knack for advising non-profits on strategy and business models. She enjoys speaking on the topics of women in leadership and the future of employment. Hala holds a Masters in Public Policy from Harvard University and a Bachelors in Economics from the American University of Beirut. She was a Global Leadership Fellow of the World Economic Forum.
Last month, I was invited to speak to the Unlikely Allies crowd in Berlin, a select group of 150 change-makers from around the world brought together by Impact Hub. Here's what I told them about how we're CrowdSolving global problems.