Hadeel is the founder and CEO of BrightSign, an award-winning wearables start-up providing assistive technology for people with non-verbal disabilities. She is also a designer, programmer and researcher in Human Computer Interaction (HCI) & Assistive Technology. Hadeel’s mission is to give a voice to those who are unable to speak.
Kaidi is founder and CEO of Funderbeam, a global start-up stock exchange built on blockchain. Kaidi is a former CEO of the Nasdaq Tallinn Stock Exchange and the Estonian Central Securities Depository. A lawyer by training, she co-authored the Estonian Digital Signatures Act of 2000, a landmark piece of legislation that enables secure digital identities and plays a key role in driving the country’s booming digital economy.