Karla Maria Zinreich
Genistat AG - Swiss Data Sience
Karla Maria Zinreich has a degree in computer science and is the CEO of the Swiss AI start-up ‘Genistat’, where TV and video are made visible to digital systems.
She also runs her own IT consultancy, Zintec GmbH, in Germany.
Karla Maria Zinreich has been working intensively with software developers and universities in Bangladesh for several years, among other things to inspire young women there to pursue careers in the IT industry.
In addition, Karla volunteers for the LGBT community in Zurich. She supports the HAZ association in the area of IT and political decision-making and organises restaurant meet-ups for queer women to strengthen the community.
In her home country Germany, she is committed to youth in sport and finances a support programme for young handball talents.
In 2022, Karla Maria Zinreich will be part of the jury for the largest female-led hackathon in Switzerland "#herHACK" for the first time