Alice Bosley

  • Position: Co-founder and Executive Director
  • Organisation: Five One Labs
  • Country: Iraq

Alice Bosley is the co-founder and Executive Director of Five One Labs, a startup incubator for diverse entrepreneurs in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI). Five One Labs helps young people who have a business idea to launch their startups through intensive business training, mentorship, and more.


Prior to Five One Labs, Alice spent her career helping innovators and entrepreneurs develop their ideas around the world. She was an Innovation Specialist with the UN Refugee Agency’s (UNHCR) Innovation Unit before serving as the Design Lead at the Columbia Entrepreneurship Design Studio in New York City. She has also worked at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, and consulted with Mercy Corp’s Social Ventures team.


Alice has a Master of International Affairs from Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs and obtained her BA in international relations from Stanford University.