WorkAround Online Inc.


WorkAround provides data-training for machine learning using an untapped skilled workforce of refugees and displaced people. Companies can integrate WorkAround’s API directly into their software to allow clients a white label experience with real-time price quotes, industry leading quality control, and flexibility to test and adjust outcomes.

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Management Team

CEO and Co-Founder

Wafaa Arbash

Wafaa is a Syrian woman moved to the United States of America in 2013. She volunteered in Syria for more than five years in social development programs where she spearheaded several projects to empower local citizens, increase their leadership skills and provide refugee advocacy. Wafaa holds a dual master's degrees in sustainable international development and conflict resolution from the Heller School at Brandeis University.

Co-Founder and CTO

Severin Ibarluzea

Severin has experience leading product development, establishing partnerships and leading a machine learning team. He is a seasoned web developer, backend operations engineer and product manager. He has experience developing systems at TripAdvisor and has worked at several startups in a wide array of fields including manufacturing computer aided design tooling, cryptocurrency applications, online software development.