Leila Janah is Founder and CEO of Samasource, a social business that connects over 800 women, youth, and refugees living in poverty to digital work. Samasource, a grantee of the Rockefeller and Mulago Foundations, is a recipient of the Netexplorateur Innovation Prize and has been profiled by CBS, CNN, and The New York Times.
Leila serves on the boards of the San Francisco Social Enterprise Institute and Tech Soup Global, and is a member of International Association of Outsourcing Professionals' sub-committee on Corporate Social Responsibility. In 2010, she was named one of Fast Company Most Innovative Women in Technology. Leila received an AB from Harvard University.
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Upcoming Event Appearances (3)
November 09, 2016 - November 13, 2016
12:00am - 11:30pm
Civic Hall / NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York, New York, United States
The Fast Company Innovation Festival will span the city, showcasing the most intriguing stories of innovation, creativity, and leadership.