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Rahim Kanani

Rahim Kanani
Editorial & Partnerships Manager,

Rahim serves as the online editorial and partnerships manager of the Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship, a year-round platform to accelerate entrepreneurial approaches and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing social issues. In this role, Rahim leads the editorial direction of the platform, working with hundreds of world-class experts and authorities on their opinion pieces to advance global health, education, food security, women and girls, and many other issues. Rahim also leads the online content and media partnerships strategy for the Forum, forging editorial relationships with CNN, Forbes, Reuters, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Harvard Business Review, McKinsey & Company, he Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, among many others.

With several hundred thousand people from more than 170 countries having read his columns on leadership and social change at, Rahim has published one-on-one interviews with more than 200 global leaders including former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, White House Senior Advisor and Assistant to the President Valerie Jarrett, former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, former U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings, President of Harvard University Drew Faust, President of the Rockefeller Foundation Judith Rodin, and billionaire philanthropists Jeff Skoll, Michael Bloomberg, and Eli Broad.


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