A seasoned executive and director of public and private companies, Annalee Sawiak’s career spans more than three decades across multiple industries. She has extensive experience in strategic planning, scaling businesses, and executing disruptive strategies to create financially sustainable solutions.
After identifying an opportunity to combine savings in the circular economy with a sustainable model to support the charitable sector in delivering social impact, Annalee founded Furniture Link Inc., which facilitates commercial relationships between socially and environmentally minded companies and charities working to alleviate furniture poverty.
Prior to founding Furniture Link, Annalee worked primarily in the technology sector, driving strategies to develop, scale, fund, and exit. Before that, she ran a private venture fund with and enjoyed a successful career as an international tax adviser and strategist.
Annalee is a member of Toronto’s Circular Economy Working Group and Recycling Council of Ontario; and founder of Amazing Women, a networking group for women in business.