Leila leads NLG Tech Task Force at NetHope, a tech consortium of 50-plus global nonprofits. The Task Force connects resources and expertise in tech sector with the needs of millions of children and youth that were displaced by conflict. Leila also serves as the Advisory Board Member for SxSW EDU 2018 and she is the founder of a consulting firm that advises startups.
Prior to NetHope Leila served as the Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer at LRNG, an Edtech social enterprise committed to closing the equity gap by transforming how young people access and experience learning. She also worked at the Sama Group as the Vice President of Marketing and Partnerships supporting three programs dedicated to lifting people out of poverty through work (Samasource), education (Samaschool), and healthcare (Samahope). Before joining Sama Group, Leila spent over 13 years in tech sector leading brand and marketing strategy and programs at Microsoft and Adobe.
Business for Impact: The Social Impact in Tech
In this panel series where we bring together industry experts to examine how businesses can make positive social impacts through new business models, design, and technology.