Neil Ahlsten, CEO & Co-founder, Carpenters Code and Abide

Neil has an amazing story of taking his Christian faith and passion for helping others and pouring it into technology via a Silicon Valley start-up.  

He co-founded Carpenters Code and serves at it’s chief evangelist. Neil also helped launch the global Code for the Kingdom hackathon series.

Previously, Neil managed new business development for a variety of products and projects at Google, including new ad platforms and market development in Africa.

Before Google, he was the Darfur / Chad refugee program manager for the U.S. Department of State, and served in hotspots across Africa for Food for the Hungry.

Neil has a Masters in quantitative economics and policy from Princeton University.