Dorothy is the young British CEO and Designer at Maptia – a beautiful visual storytelling platform designed for sharing stories of our lives and experiences from every corner of the planet. After graduating top of her BSc class at the University of Durham, England and presenting her thesis research at an United Nations conference in Kosovo, Dorothy co-founded Maptia in 2012. Since then, she and her co-founders have taken part in two world class and competitive startup programs – the ‘Start Up Chile’ incubator in Santiago, Chile and the top US accelerator ‘TechStars’ in Seattle. A truly global startup, Maptia launched its web app from Morocco in 2013, and the team most recently relocated to Switzerland. Having spent more than a year on the road, traveling across South America, Dorothy has a keen understanding of what it means to be a young, connected, and passionate traveler today, and brings these insights into all aspects of her work at Maptia.