Dr. Mona Mourshed

Dr. Mona Mourshed is the President and CEO of Generation: You Employed, an independent nonprofit founded by McKinsey & Company. Generation trains and places disconnected youth in jobs. After three years of operation, it is live in seven countries and 65 cities, with 18,000 graduates and 1700+ employer partners. Generation has recently introduced a new program, called ReGeneration, which trains and places mid-tenure workers whose jobs have been displaced due to automation and digitization. Mona has authored widely cited employment reports, including Education to Employment: Getting Europe’s Youth Into Work and Education to Employment: Designing a System That Works. Mona has also published and been featured in multiple articles in prominent press. She was selected as one of Fortune Magazine’s “40 under 40,” previously served on the Board of Governors of the International Baccalaureate Organization and Junior Achievement Worldwide, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Mona has a B.A. from Stanford University and a Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.





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President and CEO, Generation: You Employed