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Anousheh
Ansari

First muslim woman in space

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Anousheh is an astronaut, high-tech serial entrepreneur and global leader. She is currently the CEO of the XPRIZE Foundation, the world’s leader in designing and operating competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges. She sponsored the organization’s first competition, the Ansari XPRIZE, a $10 million competition that ignited a new era for commercial spaceflight. Since then, she has served on XPRIZE’s Board of Directors. Prior to being named CEO of XPRIZE, Ansari co-founded and served as the CEO of Prodea Systems, a leading Internet of Things technology firm. In 2006, she captured headlines around the world when she embarked upon an 11-day space expedition. As a result of her mission, she became the 1st female private space explorer, 1st astronaut of Iranian descent, 1st Muslim woman in space, and 4th private explorer to visit space. Anousheh serves on the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council.

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