Funto Koya joined atai Life Sciences in 2021.
She has a Masters degree distinction in Human Resource Management alongside 5 years of work experience in Talent Recruitment and HR Strategy.
Previously, Funto worked at Contentful where she supported the HR Business Partner team and coordinated company-wide performance review cycles. Prior to that, she was the Talent Acquisition Manager at Donut Inc — an LA & Berlin based FinTech startup, where she pioneered end-to-end recruitment cycle and managed candidate onboarding.
Earlier in her career, Funto has worked as a Process Manager, and as a Career Coach, and continuously thrives to accelerate the Tech startup scene in Germany.
It is her passion for early & growth-stage startups, coupled with her personal drive for mental health advocacy, that attracted Funto to work with atai and make her debut in the BioTech industry.