About Saad Ansari

Saad Ansari served in the Obama Administration where he helped design postwar reconstruction policy and supported naval affairs as advisor to the Under Secretary of the Navy. He has also worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company, where he advised state and federal government agencies, as well as Fortune 500 companies. In both contexts, Saad designed and deployed scenario-based workshops (aka wargames, simulations) to help his organizations navigate complexity. He currently helps lead DataRobot, an artificial intelligence startup, where he enables federal agencies and companies use AI.