Alternate Board Member
Ylva has a background as a Partner in a global management consulting firm and she has +17 years of experience in business development/growth strategies within several industries. Ylva holds a MSc in Computer Science and BSc in Behavioural Science from the University of Stockholm and has studied strategy at Harvard Business School and social entrepreneurship at INSEAD.
A couple of years ago Ylva started to focus on social enterprises and she is currently an entrepreneur within the Good Cause Foundation (a Stockholm based foundation with the purpose of starting and running for-profit companies – but where all dividends are donated to charity) and board member of the social enterprise GodEl. Ylva believes in the power of “hybrid” models for social enterprises to ensure financial sustainability and she is convinced that we will see a significant growth in partnerships between non-profit and for-profit businesses in the coming years.
To find out more, check out Ylva’s LinkedIn profile.
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