Unreasonable Mentors

Shama Skinner

Advisor & Entrepreneurial Executive

Shama is an Unreasonable Mentor. Shama was part of Unreasonable Impact UK & Europe 2022 (Nov - Dec), and has advised over 13 Unreasonable companies.
Shama is the former Chief Operating Officer of Thinx Inc., the revolutionary period and incontinence underwear company. In her capacity as COO, Shama was responsible for driving multiple functions including strategy, omni-channel sales, supply & demand planning, product innovation, supply chain and project management. She held a key role in Thinx’s transition from a startup to a growth stage company, overseeing operations at a time when Thinx's sales grew exponentially. She served as the company’s interim CEO three times. In February 2022, Kimberly Clark Corporation acquired a majority stake in Thinx.
Shama is an engaged advisor to and investor in early-stage start ups. In 2020, New Zealand's Hillary Institute named Shama an Edmund Hillary Fellow.
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