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Muhammad Yunus, Founder, Grameen Bank

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“I believe that we can create a world without poverty because it is not the poor that create poverty.”

Vision: To serve society’s most pressing needs by unlocking the potential of the world’s greatest entrepreneurs – the poor. Action: With a mission to interact, incubate and create, Yunus created the world’s first bank for the poor, with a focus on rural women. The bank now has revenue of US$178 million and employs more than 22,000 people. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006.

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