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Shaun Young

Director, Network & Business Development

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Based in San Francisco, Shaun builds and engages Endeavor’s network of mentors and partners on the West Coast to support Endeavor’s portfolio of 550+ high-growth companies. Previously, he spent three years in Endeavor’s New York headquarters, helping launch its research group and providing pre- and post-selection services to Endeavor Entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Middle East.

Prior to Endeavor, Shaun was a senior editor at the Economist Intelligence Unit, the research arm of The Economist Group. His journalism, research and project management experience also includes field research on property rights in South Africa, a Leonard Silk Fellowship for investigative journalism at the Center for Public Integrity in Washington D.C., and a Judicial Administration Fellowship in Sacramento, California.

A native northern Californian, Shaun migrated east to study political theory and contemporary poetry at both Tufts University and Oxford University. He played collegiate basketball at both, and was the point guard on the Oxford team that won the British National Championship. Shaun is fueled by words, seafood and travel.

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Endeavor Named Most Impactful Company in Latin America by LATAM Founders Network

March 29th, 2015 — by admin

The LATAM Founders Network (LFN), a network for CEOs, partners and founders focused on the investment and technology space in Latin America, recently named Endeavor as the "Most Impactful" organiz…

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Endeavor Awarded the 2015 Henry R. Kravis Prize in Nonprofit Leadership

March 31st, 2015 — by admin

In recognition of Endeavor's work providing support and mentorship to over a thousand high-impact entrepreneurs in 22 markets around the world, the organization has been named the recipient of the 10t…

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