Co-founder & COO, GamerSafer
Maria Tamellini is an entrepreneur and a change-maker by heart. She originally from Brazil and co-founded GamerSafer after countless conversations with experts, parents, and young gamers about their online experiences and it’s underlying risks and threats. GamerSafer provides tools for online games protect players and communities from sexual abuse, disruptive behaviors and fraud. Maria was recently selected to join Headstream Innovation, a program powered by SecondMuse and supported by Pivotal Ventures, which offers capital and support to innovators that are building positive, ethical and healthy technologies for kids and teens. She led a successful Corporate Social Responsibility consultancy company for many years and is an active member of Child Safety projects at XR Safety Initiative (XRSI). Maria has advised a portfolio of eighty businesses across the world, is a UC Berkeley SkyDeck alumna, a Board Member of Latinas In Tech and a proud mom of 3 kids. She holds an international certification in social business and MBA from reputable institutions in Latin America.