Arianna De Mario
Change Manager; Changemakers Europe Network Manager
Arianna is Europe Network Manager for Ashoka Changemakers, a role that involves framing, convening and igniting communities of social innovators across European countries. As such, she is involved in a number of Ashoka UK and Ashoka Changemakers partnerships (UBS, Unilever, C&A Foundation, Boehringer Ingelheim) coordinating efforts to build and grow networks of social entrepreneurs and managing partners relationships at the local level. Beside her job at Ashola, Arianna runs Old Street Food Assembly, an initiative to support local producers, and The Sustainable London Community, a platform for social innovators to promote their projects in the field of sustainability. Before moving to the UK, she has lived in Milan, Berlin and San Francisco, where she has worked in the field of political participation and citizens engagement. She holds a BA in foreign languages and literature and a MA in EU political sciences.