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Lasse Leponiemi, Partner & COO, HundrED.org, Finland

HundrED seeks and shares 100 inspiring innovations in K12 education worldwide every year.
Lasse has been working with youth education and career planning since 2003. Currently he is focusing on how to help teachers to implement HundrED innovations across the world.
He is leading the innovator support functions and hundred.org platform
development to serve HundrED network of teachers and innovators. As a part of HundrED he has been developing and implementing education innovations such as Triplet News, Campus Seminars, Xprt application and many others.
As a hobby he has been building NGO Mentors of Finland. The non-profit organization mentors unemployed young people free-of-charge to find a job. The organization helps annually 700 young people with the 87% success rate.
Earlier Lasse co-founded at the age of 23 an e-student counseling service whose clientele included everyone in Finland that was interested in university studies, reaching over 100.000 students monthly. After 2012 Lasse has been focusing on working with HundrED related innovations.