Sheeza Shah - UpEffect
Sheeza is using technology to launch and fund companies creating transformative social and environmental change with her crowdfunding platform, UpEffect. As Founder and CEO, Sheeza has driven UpEffect’s 100% success rate at securing funding for their campaigns, launching thousands of ethical products and impacting lives across fourteen countries. Sheeza was named in the Financial Times 'Top 100 Influential BAME UK Tech Leaders', Computer Weekly’s ‘Most Influential Women in Tech in 2018’ and Asians in Tech’s ‘Top 100 Asian Stars in UK Tech 2018′.
UpEffect is building technology to launch products addressing today's biggest problems including social injustice, climate change, global poverty, illiteracy and more. UpEffect is a crowdfunding and support platform for companies dedicated to improving lives and the planet. Founders Sheeza and Sharjeel founded UpEffect to eliminate the biggest problems plaguing the $2B crowdfunding industry: low success rates and harmful products.