Anni Sinijärv is a co-founder and CEO of the European Innovation Academy (EIA) where she leads strategic, organizational, and operational processes. Under her guidance, EIA (a premier non-profit educational institution) has become a recognized leader in tech entrepreneurship education, with a mission to reach one million students by 2025.
Anni collaborates with key academic partners including UC Berkeley, the University of Calgary, Michigan University and more. She has extensive leadership and organizational management experience and has launched EIA programs in France, Italy, Portugal, Qatar, and China.
In 2018, EIA was recognized by the Financial Times and Google for being one of the top digital champions in Europe.