JUAN ELIAS CHEBLY
Juan Elias Chebly is a Sustainable Development Economist currently serving as Visiting Professor of Economics at the Tobin College of Business, St. John's University in New York. He has served as Lead Adviser to the UN Assistant Secretary General at the United Nations Environment Programme and as Global Coordinator at the UN Development Programme. He is founder of Voipebox.com and giveme-5.org.
At age 24, he became St. John’s Tobin College of Business youngest professor in 2010. In 2009 he founded Voipebox.com, a telecom startup introducing innovative and pioneering VOIP telephony solutions in South America and the US. From 2013 to 2019, Juan has been tasked to serve in different capacities as a report writer, researcher, programme manager, public speaker, strategic adviser, and community builder at the UN, at the juncture between academic research, policy-making, and inclusive governance through partnerships and global outreach.