Alex Stephany is the Founder and CEO of Beam
Beam lets anyone be part of the long-solution to homelessness by funding employment training for a homeless person. Beam is partnered with the Mayor of London and leading homeless charities who refer individuals to the platform. The world's first platform of its kind, Beam has won 1st Prize in the London Homelessness Awards and Best Use of Technology in the Homeless Sector. Beam was named by The Guardian as one of the most important social tech innovations of 2018 and the Financial Times as one of Europe’s 100 digital champions. Before Beam, Alex was CEO of JustPark where he led what was the largest ever crowdfunding round for a tech startup. He is also the author of The Business of Sharing, a leading book on the sharing economy, and a tech advisor to the city of Seoul.
Talks I've Given
Social Problems have Social Solutions: A Case Study with Homelessness
Featuring Alex Stephany
Hear from Alex Stephany, Founder and CEO of Beam: an innovative way of helping homeless people for the long-term. Working with the Mayor of London and leading charities, Beam is the world's first platform that crowdfunds employment training for homeless people.employment work training socialimpact diversity closingskillsgap crowdfunding homelessness techforgood