Lauren Hasson is the Founder of Develop[Her]  a career development platform for tech women by tech women, and a practicing software engineer at a prominent Bay Area fintech company where she’s building their iOS SDK and working in information security. Her work has been featured in Apple keynotes, she was one of 100 top innovators invited to attend the UK G8 Innovation and Decide Now Act Summits with the United Nation’s technology council, and she’s won multiple, high-profile hackathons. In addition to tech, Lauren has also worked as an investment banker with Morgan Stanley in their Silicon Valley office, as the only female on the investment team at one of the world’s largest hedge funds, and founded and grew a successful career development company. She holds a degree from Duke where she completed a triple major with honors in electrical engineering, computer science, and economics in just four years. As the Founder of Develop[Her], she’s a champion for tech women and a mentor to fellow female engineers which is why she founded Develop[Her] – to help tech women develop and advance their careers. Her new podcast, The Develop[Her] Show, is now available at and features leading tech women speaking candidly about their careers and lessons learned.