Dr Amandine Robin is the founder and Managing director of MATTERS – a strategic innovation lab accompanying companies from building a culture of innovation to designing products or services, to defining a transformative innovation strategy. Passionate about education, Amandine also co-founded AI in Africa in 2019, an NPO which aims to empower the youth to be change makers and solve society problems. Before creating MATTERS, Amandine was a lecturer and researcher in Applied Mathematics in France and South Africa (University of the Witwatersrand).
Amandine brings a unique blend of expertise combining rigour and creativity, design thinking and research, entrepreneurship and academy. Amandine works across sectors, leading cross-disciplinary teams from the definition of a good problem to prototyping, navigating from a holistic vision to a fine level of details to ensure consistency at every level. She likes to question and bring people to think differently and to push the limits.