Endeavor Global

Shaun Young

Director, Network & Business Development

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Based in San Francisco, Shaun builds and engages Endeavor’s network of mentors and partners on the West Coast to support Endeavor’s portfolio of 550+ high-growth companies. Previously, he spent three years in Endeavor’s New York headquarters, helping launch its research group and providing pre- and post-selection services to Endeavor Entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Middle East.

Prior to Endeavor, Shaun was a senior editor at the Economist Intelligence Unit, the research arm of The Economist Group. His journalism, research and project management experience also includes field research on property rights in South Africa, a Leonard Silk Fellowship for investigative journalism at the Center for Public Integrity in Washington D.C., and a Judicial Administration Fellowship in Sacramento, California.

A native northern Californian, Shaun migrated east to study political theory and contemporary poetry at both Tufts University and Oxford University. He played collegiate basketball at both, and was the point guard on the Oxford team that won the British National Championship. Shaun is fueled by words, seafood and travel.

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Greece's Kerstin Trikalitis, Co-Founder of Out There Media, Joins Jury at the 2014 Cannes Lions Festival

July 10th, 2014 — by admin

Endeavor Entrepreneur Kerstin Trikalitis, co-founder of Greece's Out There Media, was recently named to the jury in the "Mobile" category at the 2014 Cannes Lions Festival, a premiere international aw…

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Brazil's Bebê Store Announces Acquisition of Competitor Baby.com.br; Receives Investment From Endeavor Catalyst

July 24th, 2014 — by admin

Bebê Store, a leading online baby goods retailer in Brazil co-founded by Endeavor Entrepreneur Leonardo Simão, recently announced the acquisition of Baby.com.br, one of its main competitors in the…

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