Shireen Yates is co-founder and chief executive officer of Nima. She has been leading a gluten-free diet for the past eight years due to multiple food allergies. After pursuing an MBA from MIT Sloan, she decided to pursue her passion for helping people lead healthier lifestyles by starting Nima. Founded in 2013, Nima is empowering people to be their healthiest selves by providing information about what's in their food. Its first product is a connected food sensor that tests food for gluten in a few minutes.