Isabelle Ohnemus

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Isabelle Ohnemus

Isabelle Ohnemus is Founder & CEO of EyeFitU. EyeFitU helps apparel retailers increase online conversions, reduce returns and optimize production with the power of AI and data.

Isabelle Ohnemus’s Story

When did your interest in science or engineering begin?
When I was 17 years old.

What was it like to be a woman studying in your field?
We were very few, unfortunately!

Share with us some of your career highlights.
Developing something from scratch and making sense of unstructured data.

To date, what project is your greatest innovation success? What is the story behind it?
EyeFitU’s software is my greatest innovation success. Being able to contribute to a better world by lowering Co2 emissions in the second largest poluting industry in the world, which is fashion, is rewarding.

Tell us about something that made you grow the most as a leader in your field.
Listen to your inner voice, your colleagues, your Board and your investors.

How are you and/or your company bringing innovation to the forefront?
We are a very focused team of engineers listening to our clients requests but also never stopping to push our boundaries to innovate and bring new ideas to life.

What advice do you have for future female engineers?
Believe in yourself and do not be afraid to take risk!

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