Co-Founder - OuiShare
Born in 1986, Diana Filippova is a writer, entrepreneur and activist. She cofounded OuiShare in 2012, think tank and global community seeking to build a collaborative society, as well as bring progress and fairness to organisations and institutions. She currently works as Startup Director at Microsoft France, where she launched and edits KissMyfrogs.com, an alternative media on startups and tech. Actively involved in the ecosystem development, she’s committed to building bridges between startups and institutions, entrepreneurship and public policies.
Diana writes, both fiction and non fiction, on economic and social perspectives, work, governance, and politics. The second edition of her first book, « Collaborative Society, Towards The End of Hierarchies » (Rue de l’Echiquier, 2015), was out in 2016. Her essays and papers are regularly featured in main French magazines (Le Monde, les Echos, Alternatives Economiques, la Tribune, Socialter, etc.) and she is a regular France Culture commentator.
From 2009 to 2013, Diana worked in both private and public sectors, as administrator at the Budget Office of the French Ministry of Economics and Finance (2011-2013) and in law and financial firms (2009-2011).
She graduated from HEC Paris, Sciences Po Paris and University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne.