Click here to preview the new Fast Company

Want to try out the new

If you’d like to return to the previous design, click the yellow button on the lower left corner.

Hugh Evans

CEO, Global Poverty Project

Hugh Evans, CEO of the Global Poverty Project, is a humanitarian and an internationally renowned development advocate. He founded the Oaktree Foundation and was a leader in the Australian Make Poverty History campaign. Evans holds a law and science degree and has completed a Masters in International Relations at the University of Cambridge, U.K. He currently lives in New York with his wife Tanyella.


People don't need to become more aware of poverty--they need to know how to end it.