Ayah Bdeir

Business Executive

Birthday November 26, 1982

Birth Sign Sagittarius

Birthplace Montreal, Canada

Age 41 years old

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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.


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.