Sandbox accelerates the world's most extraordinary young achievers from the point of local impact to global influence.
Sandbox is a global community gathering the world’s most extraordinary young leaders in all fields.
We identify the world’s most exceptional under-30 leaders and accelerate them from the point of local impact to global influence. Over the past few years, we’ve curated a group of extremely talented entrepreneurs, inventors, artists, academics, designers, adventurers, politicians, social innovators, story tellers and business leaders; and we’ve gathered them in trusted environment where they can build meaningful relationships, learn from each other and gain access to opportunities that will help them grow and increase their impact.
What do Sandboxers do?
From building successful companies and organizations, to changing their country’s political landscape, to publishing groundbreaking academic work, Sandboxers around the world are shaking up their industries. Every year Sandboxers represent a portion of the Forbes list of 30 under 30. They have been featured on the front covers of Wired, Fast Company, Forbes, the Boston Globe and covered in the New York Times, Washington Post, CNN, ABC,s Inc Magazine, Vogue and many other media channels. They have spoken at TED, the White House, the World Economic Forum, the Skoll World Forum on Social Entreprenership, the Clinton Global Initiative, the United Nations and in dozens of other conferences. Many Sandboxers have also published books, from Fraser Doherty's Cook Book, to Vik Venkatraman's Inspired, the best-selling fantasy books of our Guptara Twins, Ian Spector's The Truth About Chuck Norris: 400 Facts About the World's Greatest Human, Rahaf Harfoush's Yes We Did! An inside look at how social media built the Obama brand to Robyn Scott's Twenty Chickens for a Saddle: The Story of an African Childhood, Dev Appanah's Startup and Change the World, to Virgilia Singh’ An Immigrant's Guide To Making It In America.
Why are we exciting?
Sandbox is a family, an ongoing conversation, an ever-present source of inspiration, and a growing source of connections and ideas that help members move forward. We also have a full time team based in London dedicated to providing value to members by designing tools to help members find the most relevant people, implementing partnerships to increase their visibility and the impact of their work, and organizing regional and global events for Sandboxers around the world to meet in person.
Over the last 5 years, over 25,000 people have applied to Sandbox. Thanks to the tireless energy and work of our city Ambassadors, we have curated a group of 900 extraordinary young achievers over 50 countries. We organize regular local events in 27 cities, regional events in all continents and a global event once a year.
What is our culture like?
We're a small team of very entrepreneurial and creative minds serving the community, building smart tools and partnerships for our members, and building Sandbox for the future. We're looking for highly imaginative, insatiably curious, and very hard working individuals to join the team!