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San Francisco, CA, United States

Sepideh Nasiri

Sepideh is the CEO and Founder of Women of Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in Technology (previously known as Persian Women In Tech). She is an award winning serial entrepreneur with over 16 years of experience in the Tech Industry, and a life-time advocate for women, diversity and inclusion. Currently, Sepideh advises global initiatives such as WeMENA, a program by the World Bank, and TechWomen, an initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA).

“Generosity is being selfless and sharing, whether that's financial or knowledge based. Act of kindness without any expectations in receiving anything in return! ”

- Sepideh Nasiri, San Francisco, CA, United States

Women in MENA in Technology

  • Project Type: Peer learning
  • Issue Area: Women and Girls
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Women Of MENA In Technology is a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Organization established in Silicon Valley in 2015 with a mission to close the diversity and gender gap in STEM by connecting, mentoring, educating and elevating Middle Eastern and North African women in STEM globally. We are expanding with the help of the Starling Collective into nine new cities to train local volunteers to become change agents to empower the community of MENA Women in STEM and expand our programs and resources.