Serial entrepreneur, angel investor and trend spotter
Fast Company has Soraya Darabi down as one of the most creative people in the business world. At the age of 23, as Manager of Digital Partnerships and Social Media, she took the New York Times into the digital age. After that, she became an entrepreneur in her own right and co-founded Foodspotting and Zady. In 2015, the digital Wunderkind and “Young Global Leader” founded venture-capital company Trail Mix Ventures. She invests in design-driven companies that change the ways in which people work and live. The angel investor spots emerging start-ups, disruptive business models and the hottest trends of tomorrow. In doing so, she can rely not only on her entrepreneurial spirit but also on her knowledge of products, services and technologies.