Who we Are
FOUNDER AND CEO
A former academic turned entrepreneur, Paolo recently embarked on a mission to apply his knowledge of analytics and technology to change the way people think about Diversity, and what they do about it.
Co-Founder and Advisor
Ellen has spent much of her career in Financial Services, both as corporate executive and as CEO of a fintech startup. As a strategic advisor to businesses seeking to ignite growth, she shows how diversity delivers.
HEAD OF PRODUCT
A purpose-driven leader, Lisa passionately tackles real-world problems with innovative and impactful solutions. In addition to her extensive startup experience, she is recognized for her volunteer and community work to empower female entrepreneurs.
Ruchika is a journalist, speaker and educator. She focuses on the business case for intersectional diversity and inclusion in all her work. Ruchika is the author of The Diversity Advantage: Fixing Gender Inequality In The Workplace.
John is a versatile CEO and entrepreneur who has successfully founded, built, scaled and sold software and technology-driven startups. He is also passionate about disadvantaged youth and serves as a Trustee of the Harlem Academy.
Andrea is a consultant, instructor and author of several books and articles, who specializes in quantitative research on complexity, diversity, and adaptability. She is also an international circus performer and standup comedian.
Dawn advises tech start-ups, businesses, government entities and investors. She founded the NY Creative Tech Week and NY Tech Meetup, and has planned and produced many other significant events. She sits on numerous boards and serves on the NYC Commission on Public Information and Communication.
Gilda is Dean at The Grove School of Engineering at CCNY. She consults nationally and internationally on STEM education and research, diversity in education, policy, workforce development and faculty development.
Our leaders are experienced public speakers and moderators.
Please contact us about speaking engagements, or for our help with your next D&I-related event.