Samin Saadat

Samin Saadat is Executive Director and founder of Jalapeño Employee Engagement, where she leverages technology and professional human services to bring research findings to life to help companies save invaluable dollars and help individuals enhance their quality of life. The human brain, behavior, and people’s interactions with their environment never fail to intrigue her. After spending long hours in psychology labs at the University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada, and completing her MBA at UBC’s Sauder School of Business, Ms. Saadat entered the workforce and observed a gap between what research suggests and what companies actually do to increase productivity and profitability. Now, she is on a mission to bridge that gap. She can be reached at