LANNA IDRISS
Process Management and Outsourcing, Founder of FLAX
LANNA IDRISS is half Syrian, and she's a mover and shaker based in Germany. She's head of Compliance Process Management and Outsourcing at the BHF Bank in Frankfurt. 2015 she reduced her working hours to be able to look after her own non-profit company. Gyalpa provides employment and future prospects to Syrian refugee women in countries such as Lebanon and Jordan.   She co-founded a network for cultural collaborations under the name FLAX - Foreign Local Artistic Xchange. The network aims to open doors and organizing interdisciplinary and intercultural art projects, the FLAX Mentoring Program also opens up access to universities, scholarships and residencies, and provides individual support for newcomer artists in the form of important information and help with applications and workshops.   Founder of FLAX