Dina Bayasanova, PhD. is Co-Founder and CEO of the skills-based talent marketplace, PitchMe. Prior to co-founding PitchMe, Dina spent 12 years working for O&G multinationals, including Gazprom, Enel, Zurich Investment Services, before diving into the startup world. Today, Dina has established herself as a thought-leader in the future of the work industry, and has been involved as a mentor at the Exeter Entrepreneurship society and London's Kings College. She has done a number of speaking/workshop events, such as the Entrepreneur.com SYOB series, TEDTalk LSE and was the winner of the MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge, 2019. She holds a PhD. in Economics.