Gilles Lewat is the founder and CEO of Youth Business Cameroon in Douala, Cameroon. Founded in 2006, Youth Business Cameroon is an organization that provides young entrepreneurs with resources, mentoring, and other tools to help them contribute to the Cameroonian economy. Gilles is very active with Youth Business Cameroon and actively mentors entrepreneurs and their business enterprises. Youth Business Cameroon is involved in Global Entrepreneurship Week, a celebration of innovation and job creation.

As an active member in the developing entrepreneur ecosystem in Cameroon, Gilles is passionate about networking and helping entrepreneurs make the right connections and find the tools to succeed in their businesses.