Professor of Practice Innovation and Management – Hult International Business school
Imen Ameur is a distinguished trailblazer with progressive 15 years of experience in Technology, Governance and Entrepreneurship. Recognized as a Policy and Technology Specialist, she has made transformative contributions across various sectors including non-profits, ICT, agriculture, higher education, and public sector innovation. Ameur's extensive expertise is marked by her strategic leadership roles in numerous organizations and her influential presence in companies like Microsoft, Neuledge, and IA Consulting where she played a pivotal role in shaping technology and policy frameworks. Recently, Ameur became a key member of Africa Digital Cluster Think Tank, serving as the Lead of Innovation and Research and Honorary Vice President. This institution is renowned for its dynamic assembly of innovative experts and visionaries, committed to devising pioneering solutions to pormote Africa social and economic development through cutting-edge research and revolutionary concepts.
As a visionary entrepreneur, Ameur has founded and managed ventures that have significantly advanced sustainability and technology integration. Her entrepreneurial prowess and business acumen are further highlighted by her key positions in various influential firms.
Currently, Ameur is sharing her knowledge as a Professor of Practice at HULT International School and as an esteemed instructor at Columbia University. She uniquely combines academic insight with practical experience to cultivate leadership among future change makers.
Ameur's exceptional talent lies in her ability to create and lead groundbreaking professional and academic programs. She is the driving force behind the HULT Founders Lab Boston incubator, where her passion for fostering innovation and nurturing emerging ventures catalyzed numerous successful startups.
A strategist and digital transformation expert, Ameur specializes in ethical AI and big data, employing Agile methodologies to optimize processes and elevate standards. Her expertise also encompasses comprehensive governance solutions, including business process refinement and advanced research.
Internationally, Ameur is a central figure in promoting entrepreneurial culture and product innovation. As a seasoned mentor and speaker, her involvement in various conferences and her role as a HULT Prize judge and mentor underscore her dedication to fostering future leaders.
At the core of Ameur's leadership is the empowerment of teams to thrive in dynamic environments. Her impactful leadership and visionary contributions continue to significantly influence the realms of technology, policy, and education, positioning her as an invaluable asset in strategic dialogues.