As Chief Marketing Officer and Partner at Gilded, Saira has extensive experience in Industrial Engineering, Investment Banking and Digital Marketing. Saira received her B.S and M.S. Degrees in Industrial Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington. Her graduate studies specialized in Ergonomics and the design/implementation of man machine interfaces. She applied these skills at a division of Eastman Kodak for 5 years focusing on spearheading the productivity and efficiency improvements for the company’s largest U.S. manufacturing facilities. Saira obtained her MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from Imperial College, University of London. She joined UBS as an equity analyst, focusing on market analysis and writing research in the Aerospace and Defense sector before moving to Credit and Market Risk, where she served as a Director. Saira has spent the last 3 years as founder and CEO of a digital marketing firm specializing in content creation and digital advertising. At Gilded, Saira combines her analytical skills with out of-the-box creativity to tell Gilded’s story globally.