Samrah Kazmi is the Chief Innovation Officer at RESRG, an Innovation advisory that helps businesses transform for the future, while focusing on Ethics &Sustainability. She is also an Adjunct Professor at New York University and at The Pratt Institute.
Passionate about equity & the environment, Samrah is also the CEO of “Women In Sustainable Innovation'', a global community she founded in January 2020, at the margins of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in alignment with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal # 9 (Industry, Infrastructure & Innovation).
After spending three decades in leadership roles on Wall Street & tech and co-founding a FinTech startup, Samrah now serves as a trusted advisor to financial institutions & insurance firms, Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurial start-ups, boards & the C-suite, providing strategic advice & executive consultation on Artificial Intelligence, Digital Ethics, Cybersecurity, Web3 & the metaverse. She has worked with governments, educators & accelerators to build innovation ecosystems & smart cities.
"Samrah delivered a very engaging and thought-provoking experience, breaking down complex risk, regulatory and technology concepts into digestable, data-driven stories. The audience feedback was overwhelmingly positive."