Dr. Nora Khaldi
Founder & Chief Scientific Officer at Nuritas
Dr Nora Khaldi is an award-winning TEDx speaker and a highly published mathematician and scientist. Nora’s revolutionary and innovative ideas and inventions have been awarded and recognised by the likes of Forbes, Wired and the EU Commission.
After leaving her academic career in early 2014, Nora decided to focus exclusively on disrupting the way therapeutic molecules were being discovered. She thus created Nuritas™, the first company in the world to introduce artificial intelligence (AI) to the food arena with the aim of creating the future of food and personalised nutrition, in a nutshell, the future of health. Based in Dublin, Ireland, Nuritas™ is revolutionising health and food systems through the accelerated discovery of therapeutic health-benefiting molecules from food.
The company has been described as having the exceedingly rare potential to become bigger than Facebook. Nuritas™ was recently classified amongst the 21 most innovative startups in the world along with Uber. The company recently received record-breaking funding from international VC and angel investors based across three continents.
Over the next few years, Nora plans to lead the Nuritas™ team in their goal of reaching 1 billion people with their life-changing ingredients.