EDGE Certified Foundation & EDGE Strategy
Founder & CEO
Aniela Unguresan is the Founder of the EDGE Certified Foundation, custodians of the world's leading DE&I Certification standard, and CEO of EDGE Strategy, provider of EDGE Empower, DE&I data-led tech solution for businesses. An economist by trade and with decades of data-driven experience, Aniela believes in the vital role gender equality and DE&I plays in fostering sustainably successful organizations, inclusive economic participation and opportunities, and fair societies. Combining data-driven insights, expert knowledge, and independently verified certification, EDGE Certification provides a holistic, tailored solution for organizations to measure, report, and improve wherever they are in their equity journey. Aniela’s clients span more than 250 leading global organizations, 57 countries, and 27 industries, giving her the expertise to understand the topics and metrics that matter the most in a specific sector. They include IFF, L'Oréal, Chevron, Ikea, Deloitte, and UNICEF. Her dedication to gender equality has made her a trusted DE&I provider and the world’s go-to authority on the issue. Aniela holds an MBA from the University of Geneva and a BA in International Trade from the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies.