Who We Are
AI Lean brings greater business efficiency and value to self storage operators by automating the lien to auction process. Using an AI-enabled SaaS solution, AI Lean simplifies the cumbersome task of managing delinquent tenant accounts from notification and advertisement through to auction. Since launching in 2020, Boston-based AI Lean has emerged as a trusted partner in self storage, bringing the benefits of automation to a rapidly growing commercial real estate sector.
Meet Our Board
Alex Brown trains Scrum Masters. He himself was trained by the inventor, Jeff Sutherland, of Scrum: Today’s most used approach to Software Development. Senior executive with a passion for strategy, sustainable growth and continuous improvement. Seeking to fundamentally improve the way new products and innovation are delivered worldwide. Proven ability to drive innovative impact through dynamic team leadership, analytically-supported recommendations, and practical and rigorously-implemented solutions.
Specialties: Innovation in complex adaptive systems, including: Corporate strategy; Lean; Agile; Consumer behavior; Angel Investing.
Bijoy Sagar is the Executive Vice President and Chief Information and Digital Officer (CIDO) of Bayer since 2020. Sagar joined Bayer from Stryker, where he was a member of the executive team for six years as Chief Digital and Technology Officer. Sagar has over 25 years of experience in the healthcare and life science sectors. He has previously worked for leading pharma and biotech companies such as Takeda Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Amgen, Eli Lilly & Company and Merck KGaA. Sagar has lived and worked in both the US and Europe extensively. He has also founded and invested in several technology start ups and served on the boards of several companies. Sagar holds MS degrees from the University of Mumbai and Northeastern University, Boston and holds US citizenship.
Ian has over 3 decades of experience in Business Services, SaaS, and Regulated Market Communication industries. He is an active Angel investor and has served on numerous start up Boards. He currently is a member of LaunchPad Venture Group.
Ian’s diverse executive roles include Chief Sales & Marketing Officer of RO Innovation as well as Senior Vice President, Sales Strategy and Operations for Iron Mountain where he led the worldwide sales transformation for a multi-billion-dollar information management & document services leader.
Prior to that he was Executive Vice President for Merrill Corporation, a leader in Document Management Services (DMS) and Enterprise Content Management (ECM) where he led business growth from $100 million to over $1 billion dollars.