Executive Director of Global Development at XPRIZE
Currently the Executive Director of Global Development and International Expansion at XPRIZE, designing world-changing prizes to address failures in the global development sector, ranging from water scarcity to women’s safety. Over the last 23 years she has worked across 25 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America, leading programme design, management and business development for not-for-profit organizations and social enterprises. Her career has ranged from leadership positions at internationally-acclaimed organizations like iDE to consulting for MIT’s D-Lab, Soros’ Open Society Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Zenia is passionate about leveraging technological innovation for greater good.