NGO Founder and a determinder coder delivering tangible impact and direct influence by helping refugees with the dream of becoming developers.
Germán Bencci is the co-founder of CodeYourFuture, an 8-month volunteering-led coding community for disadvantaged people with chapters across the UK (and soon in other countries). The organisation offers free technical and personal development training for refugees and people from low socio-economic backgrounds with the goal of becoming professional software developers. He worked previously in technical innovation and partnership roles for companies like Samsung and Motorola. He holds degrees in Engineering and Literature. He has been a committed volunteer and fundraiser of organisations like AIESEC, AFS and Pump Aid.