Nazanin Daneshvar is the most highly acclaimed female Iranian Internet entrepreneur known to date. She is the founder and CEO of Takhfifan, Iran’s first and leading group-buying website. In addition, she is the founder of Tarinan, a popular local reviews website and mobile phone application.
Apart from her professional role, she is an active supporter of the Iranian start-up movement, where she strongly encourages leadership among women. She has been a speaker at numerous conferences, acted as mentor at many prominent start-up and technology events, and has been featured in the international media. She was covered by magazines like The Financial Times1, Forbes2, Washington Post3, Der Spiegel4, and The Guardian5 among others.
Prior to Takhfifan, she has worked at numerous e-commerce companies and start- ups as a software developer in Iran, the UK and Germany.