Hirofumi & Atsufumi Yokoi among over 30 innovators in the world by Kogan Page
12 December 2013
London, England

Hirofumi & Atsufumi Yokoi, Co-Founders & Co-Presidents of Akira Foundation, have been named among over 30 innovators changing society in the world by Kogan Page, a leading independent global publisher headquartered in London.

The Kogan Page Team carefully reviewed the 100 people Kim Chandler McDonald interviewed in writing and publishing her new book, “Innovation: How Innovators Think, Act and Change Our World.” [1] They featured 30+ innovators across various sectors and fields that cover healthcare, government to social inequality, education, conservation and more.

30+ key innovators also included Kiva’s Co-Founder and CEO Matt Flannery, former Finland’s Minister of Communication Suvi Linden, and a UNEP Climate Hero Roz Savage, along with other distinguished politicians, social entrepreneurs, engineers, educators, activists, adventurers, young doers and dreamers, and the like.

[1] http://www.koganpage.com/editions/innovation/9780749469665

The full report can be found below