Mirna Sleiman is the founder and CEO of Fintech Galaxy, an open innovation and crowdsourcing platform that promotes
financial inclusion, connects the fintech ecosystem and supports institutions in their digital transformation strategy.
Has more than 15 years of experience in government relations, business strategy, digital communications and journalism.
Driven by passion for innovation and positive impact, Mirna has a track record in leading digital transformation projects,
marketing comms strategies and global partnerships with public and private entities, focusing on knowledge economy
development, regulatory infrastructure and financial markets. Managed public sector business for Thomson Reuters
across 22 MENA countries and partnered with international organizations to promote innovation and social change. Spent
more than 10 years as a financial journalist with Reuters, Dow Jones, The Wall Street Journal and Zawya.
Certified from MIT university in Fintech and ecommerce, and Digital Marketing and Communications from Columbia University.
Mirna has an Executive MBA from City University of London in Innovation and Entrepreneurship