Rene Perkins (https://www.linkedin.com/in/rene-perkins-827420ba/) is a serial entrepreneur dedicated to using technology for the good of society and the environment. She holds a MSc in Finance and is a qualified chartered accountant with Ernst & Young with over 12 years’ consultancy and investment banking experience at HSBC. Since 2013, she established two start-ups around sustainable transportation solutions in smart cities ( eGen Electric Scooters (https://egenscooters.com/) and Fleetricity (https://ridersondemand.com/ )). She is now focusing on CityMaaS (https://citymaas.io/), using innovative technology to achieve digital inclusion and inclusive travel for people with limited mobility. In her spare time, she has numerous volunteering and mentoring positions across accessibility and the start-up world. She enjoys painting, travel and is a keen foodie especially when it comes to seafood. Most importantly she is a mum of two young girls who keep her grounded!