Jahanzaib Ansari

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Knockri

Jahanzaib is an appointed member from Canada to the World Economic Forum's Global Council on Equality & Inclusion where he contributes on Ethical A.I. & HR Technology. He's on a mission to defeat hiring bias and future proof the workforce. He's a keynote speaker, a life-long learner, and the Co-Founder & CEO of Knockri.com. An A.I. based skills assessment tool, a leader in HR technology. Knockri's customers include fortune 500's such as IBM and Education First. The fast growing A.I. venture has been featured in numerous media outlets including: Forbes, Bloomberg, The Daily Mail, Huffington Post, Tech Crunch, Venture beat, CBC's National,The Globe and Mail, MaRs & Many other Notable Publications. Jahanzaib is often invited to share his thoughts on A.I., The Future of Work, Unconscious Bias, and Diversity at major events internationally. In 2018, he was recognized as Innovator of the year by Ascend, and named among 22 of Canada's most promising young HR professionals by HRD Magazine. A data scientist would probably call him a 4-standard deviation outlier on determination. He take's pride in delivering results and is an exceptionally determined individual.