WorkFusion Welcomes Dr. Homaira Akbari as Chairman of its Board of Directors

Dr. Akbari brings deep expertise in high-growth technology companies,
helping WorkFusion compete and scale in the rapidly-expanding AI and
Intelligent Process Integration markets

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WorkFusion,
the leading provider of intelligent automation software, today announced
that Dr. Homaira Akbari, president and CEO of AKnowledge Partners, has
joined its board of directors as chairman to help the company drive
further growth as it expands into new sectors and empowers business
leaders with automation and intelligence.

“Dr. Homaira Akbari has distinguished herself as a strategic leader and
entrepreneur, and we’re eager to welcome her deep technical expertise
and governance experience to WorkFusion’s board of directors,” said Alex
Lyashok, CEO at WorkFusion. “With her depth of knowledge in enterprise
software as well as a wide range of industries, Dr. Akbari will be
instrumental as WorkFusion pursues its next stage of growth and
positions itself as the global leader in intelligent automation.”

Dr. Akbari is currently the president and CEO of AKnowledge Partners,
providing strategic advisory services to leading private equity funds
and large corporations in IoT, mobility, supply chain visibility and
cyber security sectors. Dr. Akbari has a successful track record of
managing medium to large technology companies, including serving as CEO
of SkyBitz, where she provided an exit with strong returns for all of
the company’s stake holders, and prior to SkyBitz, working with
operations and sales organizations of more than 12 thousand employees
within divisions of public companies with revenues in excess of $5
billion. Additionally, Dr. Akbari has extensive private and public
company board governance and oversight experience. She currently serves
on a number of private and public company board of directors including
Banco Santander, S.A. and Landstar System, Inc.

Dr. Akbari holds a Ph.D. with honors in particle physics from Tufts
University and an MBA with distinction from Carnegie Mellon University,
where she is currently a member of The Tepper School of Business Board
of Advisors. In addition, Dr. Akbari was the inaugural chair of the
Johns Hopkins University Physics and Astronomy Advisory Council from
2013-2018. She is the author of more than 50 scientific and management
articles in international journals, holds two patents in IoT/M2M and is
a frequent speaker at industry conferences.

“WorkFusion is transforming the way organizations use automation by
removing complexity and making AI as user-friendly as possible,” said
Dr. Homaira Akbari, Chairman of WorkFusion. “By digitizing the entire
process under one unified platform, WorkFusion is addressing common
roadblocks around visibility, scalability and cost while freeing
business leaders to achieve unprecedented outcomes. I’m excited to join
WorkFusion on this journey to provide best-in-class solutions and help
customers embrace the possibilities of automation.”

About WorkFusion

WorkFusion’s AI-driven automation and RPA software offers intelligent
automation at scale for companies across the globe. Forward-thinking
businesses and leading enterprises across the business spectrum choose
WorkFusion to reduce their total costs, up-skill their workforces and
gain a competitive edge. WorkFusion is headquartered in New York City
with operations throughout Europe and Asia.

Contacts

Donna Brannin, 972-850-5886
[email protected]

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