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Sahar Shamsi

Program Coordinator - Climate Ventures

Sahar is the Program Coordinator for Climate Ventures, focused on supporting the Accelerate from Anywhere initiative. After graduating with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto, Sahar focused primarily on pursuing her love for humanitarian engineering. Sahar has worked previously with Hands Across the Nations (HATN) on the development of rainwater harvesting systems in Mali, as well as with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and the United States Department of Energy to support the development and analysis of wave-powered desalination systems for disaster relief. Sahar is passionate about supporting entrepreneurs in creating innovative technologies to tackle issues around water challenges and climate change.