Nouhaila Chelkhaoui Programs Lead, The DMZ

As Programs Lead at the DMZ, Nouhaila helps entrepreneurs grow their startups. She manages the Women Founders Accelerator, which is a 4 month intensive program to help women-led startups take their business to the next level. Prior to joining The DMZ, Nouhaila helped a University of Toronto based tech-start up, iamsick.ca triple its revenue in

As Programs Lead at the DMZ, Nouhaila helps entrepreneurs grow their startups. She manages the Women Founders Accelerator, which is a 4 month intensive program to help women-led startups take their business to the next level.

Prior to joining The DMZ, Nouhaila helped a University of Toronto based tech-start up, iamsick.ca triple its revenue in under 2 years, in her role as Senior Manager of Business Development. Among various projects she led, her Newcomer Initiative (which aimed to connect refugees & newcomers with health-providers through a multilingual app), gained widespread media exposure. With diversity integral to her approach, Nouhaila worked in various countries including Brazil, Turkey, Morocco and Canada.