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Dr. Ingrid Vasiliu-Feltes Selected as Top Influential CEO of the Year by IAOTP

New York, New York, United States - 03-16-2023 -

Dr. Ingrid Vasiliu-Feltes, Founder & CEO of Institute for Science, Entrepreneurship and Investments was recently selected as Top Influential CEO of the Year 2023 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership, dedication and commitment to the global business ecosystem.

Inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself; only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTPs annual award gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements.

With over 2 decades of professional experience Dr. Vasiliu-Feltes has certainly proven herself as an expert in her fields. She is a healthcare executive, futurist and globalist who is highly dedicated to digital and ethics advocacy. A Forbes Business Council member, digital strategist, passionate educator and entrepreneurship ecosystem builder, known as an expert speaker, board advisor and consultant.  Additionally, she serves as an Expert Advisor to the EU Blockchain Observatory Forum, and was appointed to the Board of Advisors for several national and international organizations. 

During her academic tenure she taught several courses at Columbia University and University of Miami. She continues teaching at the WBAF Business School and the Executive MBA Business Technology Course at the UM Business School. Throughout her career, Dr. Vasiliu-Feltes held several leadership positions and continues to be a valued member of numerous prestigious professional organizations. Most recently she served as President of Detect Genomix, Chief Quality and Safety Officer Chief and Innovation Officer for Mednax, Chief Quality and Safety Officer and Chief of Compliance for the University of Miami UHealth System. In addition to her Medical Doctor and Executive Masters in Business Administration degrees, she holds several executive certifications from Harvard, MIT, Stanford Universities. Dr. Vasiliu-Feltes is CEO of Softhread Inc., the Founder and CEO of Revexpo Consulting, an Advisory Partner for Virtue Consultants, Executive Partner for GlobalReach BI. She is deeply committed to contribute to the not for profit arena and is currently serving as a Country Director for WBAF USA, Sr. Senator of WBAF. She is also acting as the Chief Innovation Officer for Government Blockchain Association. Additionally, Dr. Vasiliu-Feltes is an Executive Advisory Board Member of several companies, entrepreneurship incubators or accelerators, as well as an Editorial Board Member for several international publications, an editor, author, keynote speaker and TV/Media partner.

This year Dr. Ingrid Vasiliu-Feltes is being considered for IAOTP’s Empowered Woman Award and to be featured on the Nasdaq billboard in Times Square NYC. She will be honored at IAOTP's annual awards gala being held at the iconic NYC Plaza Hotel.  Throughout her career she has received several awards for excellence in research, teaching or leadership, most notably the Award of Excellence in Research from Columbia University, in NYC, as well as Teacher of the Year from University of Miami, FL, and the 2021 WBAF World Excellence Award for Social Entrepreneurship. In 2022 she was named one of the Top 10 Most Influential CEOs 2022 and Top 100 Investors, been recognized as a Top 10 Global Thought Leader and Tech-Influencer in the areas of Privacy, Health Tech, Quantum, and Digital Twin Technology. Addiitonal accolades include being ranked as Top 50 AI Business Influencers, Top 50 Global Ecosystem Leaders, Top 100 Global Privacy Leaders, Top 150 Women B2B Leaders,. She is an avid supporter of women empowerment through education and has been recognized with a Top 100 Visionary In Education Award, Top 100 World Women Vision Award 2021-Innovation & Tech, Nations of Women Change Makers Award, Top 100 Healthcare Leader 2020 Award, Top 100 Finance Leader 2020 Award.

The President of the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), Stephanie Cirami, stated: "Choosing Dr. Vasiliu-Feltes for this honor was an easy decision for our panel to make. Dr. Vasiliu-Feltes is inspirational, influential and a true visionary and thought leader.  We cannot wait to meet her and celebrate her accomplishments at this year’s gala."

Looking back, Dr. Vasiliu-Feltes attributes her success to her perseverance, work ethic and mentors she has had along the way.  When not working she enjoys several sports.

For the future she hopes to inspire and influence others that aim to engage in a deep tech career.

For more information about Dr. Ingrid Vasiliu-Feltes, please visit:


The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization that handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries.  These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers, and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join.  You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview.

IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires.  IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals to one place.

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