Alex Stephany
CEO, Beam

Alex Stephany is the Founder and CEO of Beam, the world’s first platform to crowdfund employment training for homeless people and support them into skilled work. Before Beam, Alex was CEO of JustPark where he led the largest ever crowdfunding round for a tech startup at the time. An expert on the sharing economy, Alex has authored a book called The Business of Sharing, which was published by MacMillan in 2015. He has also advised the Mayor of Seoul on collaborative technology, and is on the board of crowdfunding platform Spacehive, an organisation that empowers people to make their local area better.