Irra Ariella Khi
CEO @ Zamna Technologies (Airline web3 data co) since 2016.
CEO @ Sunflower Relief (Ukraine humanitarian aid co) since 26.02.2022.
4 x kids. 5x founder. 9 x languages. Management Today "35Under35", FF "Rising Star", UKBAA "Best Investment", Oxford Alum (1st class).
At Zamna, Irra solves digital identity for travel. Clients include British Airways, WestJet, and Arab Air Carriers Association. With Zamna deployed, at least 40% in airport document checks are immediately eliminated.
Prior to founding Zamna, Irra co-founded three other companies across multiple verticals and she has received many awards for her work with Zamna including as UK BAA ‘Best investment in disruptive tech’ +’ Best investment in Female Founder’, Founders Forum and AccelerateHER ‘Rising Star’; Pitch@Palace Winner on 'Big data, intelligence and the future of security' and being in named in Management Today’s, ‘35 Women Under 35’.
Most recently, Irra has been invited to focus her efforts as the CEO of Sunflower - https://www.sunflowerrelief.org/ - a new organisation dedicated to helping information flow in and out of Ukraine and organising logistics and supplies into the war zone. By accident rather than design, Irra is able to be quite useful to the effort. She was born in Lviv and grew up there until she was 9, which enabled her to have a deep local family network and speak all 3 local languages.