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Who is Thea Myhrvold?

Founder of Getbee, a software enabling brands to bring the human touch into the online sales process – from live product recommendations to purchase, via a branded video call.

Globally recognized founder and CEO with a record of accomplishment in technology and innovation for more than 10 years. Digitally transforming industries like learning, wellness and retail. Demonstrated execution from a simple idea to a global business. Known for strong leadership and communication skills with ability to build and scale technology startups. Proven track record of delivery, impact and results.

An advocate for women and diversity in technology. With a belief that technology can be a force for good, for people and the planet. With both Arabic and Norwegian heritage, her international experiences and perspective has shaped how she aims to scale global impact.

From coding one of the first edtech game-based apps, to launching a global marketplace for learning with TeachMeNow, and now scaling a global B2B technology that digitally transforms the future of work with Getbee, she has a proven track record of delivery, impact and results. Securing partnerships with Microsoft to Expo2020 and One Million Arab Coders.

Thea has been recognized with numerous awards including being an Expo2020 Global Innovator, The Cartier Woman’s Awards, INC. Arabia’s Top Female Startups, Mercedes Benz Brand Ambassador and top 10 Linkedin Power Profile all under the age of 30. Regularly quoted in international media in Forbes, Bloomberg, Skynews, The Financial Times, The BBC, Gulf News, to name a few.

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