Goldman Sachs selected Riley from a pool of candidates across various industries for the two-day event. Riley is a seasoned entrepreneur, advocate, and mentor for diversity in technology. She has successfully led multiple companies through both public and private exits. She founded Censia to revolutionize the way enterprise companies hire talent. Its AI platform is a true system of intelligence for enterprises, predictively matching the most in-demand individuals with opportunities at scale.
“I am honored to receive this recognition on behalf of my incredible team at Censia. From day one, our journey has been driven by the aspiration to build recruiting and talent management AI ethically for the betterment of every company globally. To be acknowledged by Goldman Sachs amidst such remarkable entrepreneurs is not just an honor for me, but a tribute to the trust placed in us by our partners, investors, customers, and most importantly, our dedicated team. As we stand on this platform, we’re invigorated to drive forward, championing innovation that has the power to shape the future of enterprises globally,” says Riley.
“We are delighted to recognize Joanna as one of the most exceptional entrepreneurs of 2023,” said David Solomon, Chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs. “Like all the members of this year’s cohort, Joanna has been a visionary in her field, driving innovation and reshaping markets. We are eager to use Goldman’s convening power to bring these dynamic leaders together and learn from their insights.”