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Yumi Kuwana Featured in Forbes Japan

Updated: Sep 14, 2018

Our Founder and President, Yumi Kuwana, was featured in Forbes Japan’s List of 55 Women with a Sense of Mission under “International Organizations.” Her profile piece is titled “The World Leader from Japan: Passion Born Out of ‘Hardship'” and tells her story of self-discovery and reinvention, staring with at 24 being named the youngest Vice President at Citibank and culminating with her founding of Cook Pine Capital and GCI.

We are honored to have such a visionary and fearless leader who is making it her life’s work to empower the next generation of global citizens.

Click here to download an English translation of the article.


Global Citizens Initiative, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit social enterprise registered in Connecticut, United States. We empower young global citizens from all sectors of society to be lifelong leaders of positive change. EIN 46-1850022.


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