Top 40 under 40, I founded, led as CEO, and sold two software companies in fifteen years. After founding my first company at age 20, an online payment processor, I bootstrapped it through ten years of growth and into a successful exit in 2008.
As a technologist at heart, with a clear understanding and anticipation of new advances and their application, I want to apply such skills for the greater good. In this case, that’s Lucy. By combining technologies such as artificial intelligence and alternative source credit scoring, we are able to effectively support women with tailored and easy-to-use services at every stage of their growth.
I’m currently the VP of Engineering at Neurotrack, a biotechnology company that focuses on providing early detection and coached mitigation of dementia and Alzheimers.I have an MBA from Queen’s University which I completed when juggling between startups. I am a successful fundraiser, with expertise in pitching companies and products.
Artist: Akter Taieba, from Bangladesh