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Jai Mexis


email: jai.mexis@odyssea.com

Jai Mexis is an award-winning architect and one of the leading social innovators in Greece. Jai is the Founder of Olon Design Group, a humanitarian architecture company, and Founder and Director of Odyssea, an NGO based in Athens, Greece that focuses on the integration of vulnerable groups through targeted skill development in the labor market. Since 2016, Jai has raised €1,250,000 for Odyssea and grown the organization to 10 full-time staff and 15 part-time tutors. He was awarded the City of Glasgow Eimear Kelt Medal for Architecture 2014, as well as several other architecture and social design prizes. Jai is also part of NextFab Foundation, with which he maintains a long-term relationship on designing and setting up FabLabs for social innovation in developing countries around the world. Jai specializes in the intersection of social design and tech for the humanitarian sector.