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Sara Badiei

Sara Badiei

Sara Badiei (M.A.S., Electrical Engineering, University of British Columbia, B.A.Sc., Electrical Engineering, University of Toronto) is an Enterprise Solutions Executive at Unity Technologies. Unity is the world's largest platform for interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content creation with a focus on emerging technologies, including augmented and virtual reality, AI, robotics, and machine learning.

Ms. Badiei works with leaders of Fortune 100 companies to help identify pain points in their operations, create custom technology solutions that future-proof their businesses, and shape the vision of digital transformation for their industry. Her clients include some of the biggest companies in energy, engineering, construction, and healthcare in the world.

Prior to Unity Technologies, Ms. Badiei worked for the World Bank as an Energy Specialist, based in the Middle East and supporting operations for multiple countries in the region. Her work helped bring renewable energy to over 1.5 million people in the Palestinian territories, Israel, Lebanon, Yemen, and Jordan.

Ms. Badiei has also worked for Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), delivering emergency humanitarian aid through engineering, logistics, and water and sanitation activities. In these roles she has worked and lived in over a dozen countries, including Afghanistan, Chad, Congo, Gaza, and the Philippines.

Ms. Badiei received an NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship, University of British Columbia’s Dean's Medal of Distinction Award, University of British Columbia’s Outstanding Young Alumnus Award, Universal Womens Network’s Women of Inspiration Trailblazer STEM Award (sponsored by Mitacs), and the World Bank's EEX Excellence Award.