Innovation can, and should, come from anywhere

Sobi Pillai, Consultant for Fujitsu and PLACE Catalyst 2018

Sobi Pillai is an IT consultant who hails from bustling Mumbai. She has a penchant for sustainable agriculture and natural remedies for well-being.  

Sobi has been a pillar in the PLACE community for the past three years. Be it while introducing the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, during the 2017 end of year celebration, pitching her project to leading incubators or mentoring early stage entrepreneurs, her capacity to innovate, lead and mentor have continuously enriched the growth of her colleagues and peers.

Let’s shine a new light on Afghanistan

Let’s shine a new light on Afghanistan

When you move from one country to another it is important to expect the unexpected. But one thing that has stumped Rafiullah, a PLACE Catalyst, since moving to France is the single narrative he is constantly confronted with about his home country of Afghanistan. The...

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