Founder and Co-CEO

Marc Freedman is the founder and Co-CEO of CoGenerate and Lecturer at the Yale School of Management, where he is founding Faculty Co-Director of the Yale Experienced Leaders Initiative (Yale ELI Fellows). He is one of the nation’s leading experts on our increasingly multigenerational future and the author of five books. The Wall Street Journal named his most recent book — How to Live Forever: The Enduring Power of Connecting the Generations (Hachette Book Group/PublicAffairs) — one of the year’s best books on aging well. Originator of the encore career idea linking second acts to the greater good, Freedman co-created Experience Corps, the Purpose Prize, and Encore Fellowships. Freedman has been honored with numerous awards and fellowships, including the Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship and the Social Entrepreneur of the Year by the Schwab Foundation/World Economic Forum.