Laura Di Santolo is the Managing Director and one of the Co-founders of Forward Incubator, a foundation offering entrepreneurship programs for people with a refugee background.
Driven to reach more and more newcomers worldwide with top-notch business and entrepreneurship education, she pushes her team every day to go the extra mile. Her main goal is to support 1000 newcomers by 2022 to start their own business, allowing them to achieve economic independence for themselves, their families and the communities they live in. She holds a double MSc. degree from Rotterdam School of Management and Vienna University of Economics and Business in International Management. She recently won the Alumni of the year award for her work at Forward Incubator via CEMS, the global alliance for management education.