Felicia Curcuru is the CEO of Binti. Felicia was first introduced to the world of adoption many years ago when her sister adopted two children. Years later, Felicia began volunteering as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for foster youth in San Francisco. Through these experiences and coming from a technology background, she saw a lot of opportunity where technology could improve the outcomes of families and children in the foster care and adoption world. She co-founded Binti and has dedicated herself to that since.
Prior to starting Binti, Felicia had a career in business and technology. She was previously an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company. She was later the first employee, Head of User Experience and Director of Business Development at FundersClub, a leading online venture capital firm. Felicia graduated from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. She is also a guest blogger on Huffington Post, SF Globe and Adoption.net.
Felicia is actively involved in helping more women raise money to start companies through her role as co-lead of Female Founder Office Hours, as part of All Raise. She also is an active angel investor. She is an avid traveler who has lived in 7 countries and speaks 3 languages. In her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis, dancing, cooking and hiking.
Follow Felicia on Twitter at @feliciacurcuru
Meet the rest of the Binti team.