Dr Ilana Wisby

Oxford Quantum Circuits (OQC)


Ilana is the founder of Oxford Quantum Circuits which builds quantum computers to help its customers do things that have never been achieved before, from life-changing drug discoveries to developing new battery technologies. Ilana studied a BSc in quantum physics at Royal Holloway University of London, before progressing to her Ph.D. in quantum – one of only a few women in the UK to have undertaken this feat – and is a fierce advocate for women within the workplace, especially within STEM, and mentors young women.