Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 is an annual leadership award that recognizes exceptional achievement by 40 outstanding Canadians who are under the age of 40. The program is supported by several prominent organizations, all enthusiastically committed to Top 40’s success, including Caldwell, PwC Canada, and BNN Bloomberg.
Mark and Louis are social entrepreneurs with more than 20 years each of using mobile technology and design thinking to tackle the needs of people living in developing countries worldwide.
Louis has an MBA from the University of Oxford as a Skoll Scholar.
Mark holds a Ph.D. in Physics and a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and Computer Science from the University of Saskatchewan. He was recognized as the university’s Alumni of Achievement, the Engineers Without Borders Volunteer of the Year, and the Finalist for the Unilever/University of Cambridge’s Sustainable Entrepreneurship Award.