Business & Future of Work

Siroun Shamigian

Co-Founder & CEO of Kamkalima

Co-Founder & CEO of Kamkalima


Siroun Shamigian holds a BSc in Biology and an Executive Education Certificate from the Harvard Kennedy School. She is a seasoned educator with 20+ years of experience in K-12 Education. Siroun brings deep experience in technology integration, training and talent development. Previously, she has led school-wide reform and organizational strategy and advised government ministries and non-governmental organizations on education technology.

Siroun is the co-founder and CEO of Kamkalima, a digital educational platform that empowers the Arabic classroom with the tools, resources, and support to raise a generation of students armed with 21st-century skills and who can think and write in Arabic, and use the language to create, collaborate, and solve problems. Kamkalima inspires teachers to do what they do best, teach.

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