Arnaud Mourot is the Co-Director of Ashoka Europe. A member of the French Olympic wrestling team for 10 years and a graduate of ESCP Business School, Mourot has been involved in the humanitarian sector since he finished his studies. He founded and led the NGO “Play International” (formerly Sport Sans Frontières) in 1999. He has also contributed to the development of various social businesses and Citizen Sector Organisations (CSOs) in France.
Mourot launched the operations of Ashoka France, Belgium and Switzerland in 2005, and he now leads the development of Ashoka in southern Europe and French-speaking countries. Additionally, Mourot leads innovation for Ashoka’s “Everyone a Changemaker” (EACH) initiative businesses.
Mourot is married and is the father of three children. He lives in Switzerland.