Lorena is passionate about leveraging the best that science and technology have to offer to make staying healthy simple, fun and motivating. Lorena, a meditation aficionado and extreme athlete, traded her successful investment management career in the City to make her mark as a preventative health innovator. Leaving her home in Romania at 17 Lorena worked her way through university in Romania and in Germany earning degrees in economics, finance and international management. After almost half a decade of strategic consulting in Germany she embarked on an investment management career at Morningstar and Octopus Investments in London for the rest for the decade, earning her Chartered Financial Analyst designation, MBAs from Columbia University and London Business School along the way and publishing a book on Microfinance. Lorena also serves as a guest lecturer and Advisory Board Member at the Deggendorf Institute Of Technology and a Continuing Education Committee Member at CFA UK. She speaks Romanian, English and German fluently and has working Spanish, Italian and French and when she’s not in front of her laptop or in meetings – she’s hiking up mountains or walking outside of the box .