Diego Sandoval is a program associate with the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program.
In this role, Diego supports partnership engagement of U.S. host organizations and mentors, leveraging existing relationships and forging new connections with SMEs, accelerators, social enterprises, corporations and non-profits.
Prior to joining the YLAI Professional Fellows Program, he was the head of network technology at the Hult Prize Foundation, the world’s largest engine for the launch of sustainable, impact-centered startups. Diego is a member of SONEAN's Network Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab, a Frankfurt-based ecosystem intelligence firm. He holds a BA in social research & public policy from New York University Abu Dhabi.