Saj-nicole Joni, Ph.D. is a gifted business strategist and confidential CEO advisor, speaker, and author who works with top leaders and boards to solve their most high stakes challenges.
Saj-nicole is CEO of Cambridge International Group, Ltd, where she brings over 25 years of executive and board of director experience combining her expertise as strategist, professor and teacher, Ph.D. in Mathematics, and performing artist. Saj-nicole served as a senior executive at CSC Index and Microsoft, where she distinguished herself in global strategy, finance and organizational leadership. This broad experience, combined with her deep intellect makes her an unparalleled thinking partner for an elite group of top leaders. Her insights and provocative questions help them recalibrate their personal leadership and business strategies, clearly understand marketplace influences, recognize opportunities of far-reaching impact, and improve the likelihood they will make winning strategic decisions.
A sought-after speaker and media commentator: Saj-nicole speaks regularly to executive audiences worldwide, challenging them to extend their thinking beyond their comfort zones and to stretch their understanding of what is possible.
Saj-nicole is also the highly regarded author of Get Big Things Done: The Power of Connectional Intelligence (Palgrave, Feb. 2015), The Right Fight (Harper Business, Feb. 2010), and The Third Option (Portfolio Hardcover, Mar. 2004) and more.
She has served on the faculties of MIT, Carnegie-Mellon, and Wellesley College, and as Fellow at Harvard’s Center for Public Leadership. Saj-nicole holds a PhD in Mathematics from U.C. San Diego, is an accomplished pianist, avid gardener, and (retired) black belt in Aikido.