VP, Global Community & Belonging
Founder and CEO of Hustle Crew, a diversity-in-tech community and training company, Abadesi is a creative technologist with professional experience in growth and product roles at leading tech companies like Product Hunt, Elpha (YC S19), HotelTonight, Amazon and Groupon.
She currently works at Brandwatch as their first ever VP Global Community & Belonging. She is also the co-host of the weekly podcast Techish, which is the in the top 20 tech podcasts on Apple podcasts.
She’s also the author of “Dream Big. Hustle Hard: The Millennial Woman’s Guide to Success in Tech”. She was recently included in the Financial Times list of Top 100 Influential Leaders in Tech and Tech Nation’s 50 most prominent and influential voices in Tech.
Abadesi has more than 15 years of experience as a content creator, public speaker and presenter and more than 10 years experience in tech working on growth and product and building and engaging with communities.