Emotions drive decisions

Sumair Sayani

Founder and CEO

Sumair has worked at senior executive levels in Fortune 500 companies and global conglomerates. He has travelled to more than 40 countries across 5 continents for work.

After PriceWaterhouseCoopers, in 1999 Sumair joined a Swedish conglomerate and carried several operational reviews. He joined Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) in 2002 in their then headquarter Netherlands. He went on to do CFO, strategy, client consulting, general management and commercial sales leadership roles at Nielsen over 17 years across 3 continents. His most recent role with Nielsen was leading a New York based global think tank. There he built and managed strategic relationships with senior leaders from world’s largest tech and consumer focussed companies. In that role, he also led a global big data collaborative that aimed to answer big challenges related to world’s future. Sumair is a consummate thought leader, speaker and moderator.

He is currently focussing on solving complex growth problems using AI. He sits on the board of start-ups and advises several to help them scale.

He lives in Canada with his wife and 2 young kids. Sumair is an avid runner and sports enthusiast. A certified Tennis coach, he is coaching young kids so that they can build an active lifestyle.

“Staying the same means going backwards” 

(Roger Federer)

Sumair Sayani

Sumair Sayani

Founder and CEO