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Jerry is a leader in systems innovation and systemic design, with over 20 years of cross-sector experience spanning Canada, the US, and Asia. Specializing in addressing complex challenges, he has catalyzed change in youth employment, climate solutions, and inclusive smart cities. Jerry’s approach combines strategic foresight with human-centred design, transforming seemingly intractable problems into actionable opportunities. Highlights of his career include co-founding the MaRS Solutions Lab and co-founding Opportunity for All Youth (MyStartr) – a national youth employment initiative. He excels in building strategic partnerships and fostering sustainable community growth. Jerry is now working with New Power Labs and a network of 20+ funders to unlock capital for underinvested and overlooked founders.