How to get every child’s learning back on track
Post-pandemic, we need to make up for more than 2 trillion hours of lost learning through local expertise and global commitments to fix this education crisis
Edward Ma is the Secretary-General of the Yidan Prize Foundation where he works closely with the Board, Advisory Committee and Judging Committee to design and implement strategic plans that will lead the foundation to accomplish its mission to create a better world through education.
An engineer by training at the University of Cambridge, Ma was inspired by the experience of studying at the university and deeply appreciates the importance and the transformative power of education to empower and equip people with tools to navigate through a life-long journey of discovery. He believes education can benefit society as a whole and we all need to work together to bring a more equitable and inclusive future for everyone.
Ma also currently serves as a Director of the Boards of Wuhan College, a private, not-for-profit university in China, and the Yidan University Education Foundation, both founded by Dr Charles CHEN Yidan. Ma is committed to delivering a positive impact to the global education community, and his passion in people, philanthropy and education has led him to serve on the boards and executive committees of numerous charitable organizations.