EDImpacts founder, Liz Wald, has spent her 20+ year career building, advising, and more recently. investing in companies.
From the early days of AOL, to her own company working with women in East and West Africa, to Etsy, and Indiegogo, Wald has played instrumental roles building global operations, raising funds and leading financial planning, assessing market opportunities, securing business development opportunities, and building global teams.
Liz Wald has a BA in sociology from Harvard University and an MBA in Finance & Marketing from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management. She is a board member of Bpeace, a nonprofit focused on building women's businesses in areas of conflict. An avid traveler for both work and pleasure, Liz has visited more than 75 countries.