Vincent Armentano, Social Enterprise Institute

Vincent is a fourth year student at Northeastern University where he is studying Economics, International Affairs and minoring in Global Social Entrepreneurship. Vincent spent his first semester abroad in Thessaloniki, Greece where he learned firsthand about the power of the international economy. Returning to campus he became heavily involved in extracurricular activities and now serves his peers as the President of the Economics Society and Captain of the Federal Reserve Challenge Team. He recently completed his second Co-op in Cape Town, South Africa working with the impact investing firm Heart Capital. He remained in South Africa to take part in the Social Entrepreneurship Dialogue where he refined his skills in consulting for survival entrepreneurs. In the future Vincent hopes to continue learning how to make use of economics and business for social change.