Co-founder and CEO, Peek
Ruzwana Bashir is the CEO of Peek, an award-winning platform to book the best activities. Peek.com helps consumers book fun things to do (from art tours to zip-lining), while the PeekPro.com software tools help thousands of tour operators to come online and grow their businesses. Peek has raised $40 million in funding from investors including Eric Schmidt, Jack Dorsey, Pete Flint (Trulia), and Paul English (Kayak).
Ruzwana was named one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs, Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business, and was a Finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year. She is a Young Global Leader for the World Economic Forum. Ruzwana previously worked at Goldman Sachs and the Blackstone Group. She has an MBA from Harvard Business School, where she was a Fulbright Scholar and a BA from Oxford University where she was President of the Oxford Union.