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Matthew Flannery and Premal Shah, Kiva
Matthew Flannery and Premal Shah, Kiva
40 under 40 rank: 31

What openings do you have now at Kiva?
Shah: Seven positions growing up to 13 in the next two months. [You can see details at www.kiva.org]

What's great about the jobs?
Shah: Where else can you blend what you love with what you do well with the momentum that is Kiva?
Flannery: It's easy to see how you're having an impact at Kiva. You can watch it happen every day.

What are you looking for?
Flannery: People who are entrepreneurial, who value teamwork and are incredibly intelligent.

Any secrets to impressing you?
Shah: Humility and raw smarts.
Flannery: I like it when people are genuinely intellectually fascinated by what they do and like to discuss the minutiae in an interview. --Jessica Shambora

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Last updated October 22 2009: 7:52 AM ET
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