Ayah Bdeir

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Birthday
26, 1982
Birthplace
Montreal, Canada
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
26, 1982 (age 36)
Birthplace
Montreal, Canada

About

Founder and CEO of littleBits, an award-winning platform of easy to use electronic building blocks, which sells hardware to over 100 countries worldwide and is used in more than 3,000 schools. She was named one of Entrepreneur's 10 Leaders to Watch.

Before Fame

She studied computer engineering and sociology at the University of Beirut. She interned at the MIT Media Lab.

Trivia

LittleBits was named one of the 50 smartest companies in 2015 by MIT Technology Review. She was also one of Inc. Magazine's 35 Under 35.

Family Life

She is from Canada, but has also lived in New York.

Associated With

She was featured on CNBC's Next List, as was entrepreneur Pete Cashmore.