Dr Jaleh Daie has been a trailblazer and pioneer many times over having served as the first woman in several leadership roles. She is a Women in Technology Hall of Famer, founder/chairman of the AgFood Tech at the Band of Angels and a Partner at Aurora Equity. Her distinguished career in agriculture and food spans, academic research, business, government, NGOs and philanthropy. She has served the administration of three Presidents, navigated careers in public and private sectors and has worked in eight countries.
A true innovator, she is an internationally recognized plant biologist and recipient of numerous awards recognizing her work and advocacy of women in STEM and on Boards.