Izabella Zschaber Sampaio is a Product Owner at Atlas Copco Airpower and nominated for Rising Tech Star of the Year. Izabella is from Brazil and studied energy engineering there. She has a passion for diversity and inclusion, having volunteered to help students with disabilities and international students through STEM programs. This sparked her interest in promoting diversity in tech.
Izabella has been a Product Owner for 6 years, leading a team working on solutions for smart factories using IoT, data analytics, and production transparency. She was motivated to promote diversity after noticing a lack of female applicants for her team. Izabella aims to be a role model for women in tech and inspire young girls through volunteering for STEM workshops at Atlas Copco. Her nominator believes Izabella has a strong entrepreneurial mindset and will continue to grow in her career.