Jacob Korenblum is a well-known expert in digital enterprise strategy. For more than 15 years, he has led the design and implementation of digital solutions for real-world problems in markets throughout Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Leading media outlets such as The Financial Times, Forbes, Devex, and Scientific American have covered his work. Korenblum now resides in Toronto, Ontario, and enjoys sailing.
Korenblum has spent his entire career working on social justice and relief initiatives worldwide. Korenblum began working for the Education Development Center in Washington, D.C., a non-profit organization with a global reach, after receiving his bachelor's degree. EDC works to enhance the lives of families worldwide by expanding job opportunities, educational initiatives, and healthcare services in 80 countries.
Korenblum quickly rose through the ranks at EDC, eventually becoming director of monitoring and evaluation, and communications for a Middle East project.