|Keely blessed by "Grandma KoKo" Maasai village in Tanzania|
A GIG congratulations to her for recently being named one of the World Economic Forum’s 2013 Young Global Leaders (YGL). This prestigious recognition is awarded globally to leaders under 40 who are active in diverse areas such as business, civil society, media, government, education and entrepreneurship.
"This YGL community is truly remarkable, and I am humbled by the opportunity to join these leaders in envisioning the future and working together to create a better world," Keely said. "This will be a meaningful way to advance my passions for social entrepreneurship, women's empowerment, health care, education and impact investing.
|Keely as a Shark Tank/ Dragon's Den Judge in Australia|
Keely is an entrepreneur, thought leader and investor. She built global initiatives in her current role as CEO of Bamboo Finance USA, one of the world's first and largest private equity funds focused on balancing social impact and commercial returns. She also built Social Edge, the world's first online community for social entrepreneurs.
|Land rights projects, Guatemala supporting rural families|
|Keely on iOnPoverty|
|Sunrise jaunt in San Francisco|
|Tanzania project fighting against malaria with mosquito nets|
|Toan & Keely on a nature walk in San Francisco|
Thank you Keely for reminding me to always be open to all the possibilities in life’s adventure…. ”Oh the Places You’ll Go.”
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