VP Global Leader Strategic Corporate Alliances - Ashoka Global | FRANCE
Arnaud leads Ashoka’s Strategic Corporate Alliances initiative, a global initiative aiming at bridging the social and business sectors in order to create new and impactful business models.
By leveraging and mixing the power of 10 to 15 carefully selected corporate leaders (1 per major industry) and the unique innovation capabilities of first class Social Entrepreneurs, Ashoka aims at not only creating short term tangible economic and social results, but also at spreading a new and meaningful culture of changemaking across sectors and organizations.
Arnaud launched the operations of Ashoka France/Belgium/Switzerland in 2005 and played an active role in the recognition of the Social Entrepreneurship sector in Europe.
Member of the French team of freestyle wrestling during 10 years and graduate from ESCP, he has been involved in the social and humanitarian sector since he finished his studies.
He founded the NGO “Play International” in 1999, managed it for 6 years and chairs it now. He has also contributed to the development of various Social Businesses in France.