Yoko Youssouf is Program Manager at the Yunus Sports Hub. In that role, she gets to combine her passions for empowering human beings and sport. In particular, she empowers athletes around the globe to create new economic opportunities for themselves and for others.
Before being involved in the creation of solutions in and through sport, she led solidarity projects with international NGOs in Asia. Yoko speaks French, English, Spanish, and a few words of Vietnamese. She played handball in an elite sport school in France and graduated with a Master's degree in International Relations in Australia. Nowadays, she can be found reading a book on the beach in Barcelona, Spain, and from time to time training Muay Thai in Phuket, Thailand.