Abin Kuriakose

Abin Kuriakose

Program Manager, World Business Chicago

Abin Kuriakose is a Program Manager at World Business Chicago, a public-private economic development partnership chaired by Mayor Rahm Emanuel. His team leads tech, entrepreneurship & innovation-focused economic development strategy for the City of Chicago with focus areas in venture capital, tech job growth, industry-led innovation partnerships & community impact. Prior, Abin was Deputy Chief of Staff, Public Policy Director and Community Affairs Director at Cook County Government. He served on the leadership team for Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi’s 2016 campaign. He is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, member of the Chicago Leadership Alliance and Millennial Action Project’s Young Leaders Council in Washington DC and 2016 fellow for New Leaders Council. He also serves as an innovation advisor for the Indian Consulate General of Chicago. He was recently named “35 under 35 Making an Impact” by Chicago Scholars.