Student Startup Wins Prestigious Hult Prize for Sustainability

Photo of Yale student team with Hult Prize Foundation CEO Lori Van Dam and Stella McCartney
October 23, 2023

A Yale-based startup has won the $1 million Hult Prize 2023 in the world’s biggest social entrepreneurship business competition for students. A company that turns banana crop waste into an eco-friendly leather alternative, Banofi was founded by Jinali Mody YSE ’23. The team also includes Maggie Boreham ’24, Jen Adachi ’24, YSE ’24, and Isobel Campbell YSE ’23.

Read more at Yale School of Management.