Suzanne El-Moursi, ’12 (XP-81)
Uplift Data Partners
El-Moursi is an accomplished leader with over 16 years experience specializing in digital transformations, brand strategy, growth marketing, entrepreneurship and startup operations, building new brands, and successful businesses. Following 14 very successful years working for leading corporate and consulting brands (IBM, HSBC, GE Healthcare, Capgemini, SapientNitro) leading innovation and growth strategies, her passion for entrepreneurship led her career shift to build startup businesses since 2012. She joined Power2Switch, a deregulated energy shopping platform, as chief marketing officer in 2012, and experienced an acquisition by Choose Energy in 2013. She continued with Choose Energy as vice president of marketing, taking the marketplace national across all deregulated energy states. In 2015 she joined Mira Fitness, her third startup, as creative director, leading growth strategy, marketing, and product design. She joined Uplift Data Partners in 2016, her fourth startup, as president with executive responsibility. Uplift Data Partners, a drone technology service company, provides enterprise clients full implementation of drone technology.
In December 2012, El-Moursi was recognized by Built in Chicago as one of the leading women in Chicago driving the digital entrepreneurial renaissance. She also serves on the Chicago Children's Choir Board of Directors. El-Moursi has an MS in human computer interaction from DePaul University and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.