David Alexandru Timis

Outgoing Curator, Brussels Hub, Generation

David Timis is the Global Communications Manager of Generation, the largest global employment program by annual volume that both trains and places people in jobs. He has 8 years of work experience in marketing, project management, and public policy gained in organisations ranging from the Council of Europe and the United Nations, to L’Oréal and Google. He was educated in Business and Management at the University of Glasgow and in Public Policy at the College of Europe.

David has guest lectured at renowned universities, such as Cambridge University and the College of Europe, and delivered keynote speeches for a wide range of clients, including Google and the European Commission. He has been recognised as an Influential Leader by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), and included on the Forbes 30 Under 30 List and Ashoka Social Innovators List for his work to equip young people with digital skills.

Fellowships: FutureLab Europe, Fine Acts, Institute for Canadian Citizenship, SDSN Youth Local Pathways.

Awards: Young Leader of the Year (Revista Cariere), 30 Under 30 List (Forbes), Young Strategic Leader (Aspen), Social Innovator (Ashoka), Influential Leader (AACSB), Davos Lab Taskforce (World Economic Forum).

For more information about David's work, please visit his personal website: http://davidtimis.com/.

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