Reedah El-Saie, is the founder and CEO of multi-award winning EdTech startup Brainspark Games, building an AI powered eduverse of free, culturally inclusive, immersive educational mobile games, aligned with the UK national curriculum, for 7-13yos. She is on a mission to revolutionise the way children learn-through-play to ensure no child get’s left behind!
Reedah graduated in Law from the London School of Economics, read a Masters in Law from UCL before qualifying as a barrister. She spent several years working as a management consultant before launching a number of businesses in the creative industries and later working as a Portfolio/Project Manager working in the Middle East & UK.
Reedah founded Brainspark Games in 2019 and has been awarded Innovate UK’s ‘Inclusive Innovation’ (2022-23), ‘Women In Innovation Winner’ (2021-22), Smart Grant-‘Creator Spark’ (2023/24), ‘Audience of The Future’-climate game (2022), and ‘MindsetXR’ for NeuroWellbeing Technology (2023). Featured as ‘Top 100 Asians in Tech 2023’, finalist for ‘Design Intelligence Awards’, finalist for ‘Foundervine Education Changemaker’ awards, finalist for Barclays ‘Entrepreneur of the Year–Games Award’ 2022/23, shortlisted for Holon IQ’s ‘Europe’s EdTech200–Advanced Technology’ (2023), ASU+GSV Elite200 2023/2022, shortlisted for world’s top 50 ‘AweXR Prize 2023–Climate Education’, selected for Top 30 global winner of GSV & Unity ‘EdTech Creator Challenge’(2022), Creative Industries Council ‘100 Ones To Watch 2021’, and featured in UK Tech News as ‘One of London’s Most Diverse Tech Startups’ (2021). The company was part of ‘Game Changer’ Accelerator led by Games London, funded by the UK Government and supported by the Mayor of London, as well as Ukie Barclays Games Accelerator, London & Partners Business Growth programme, Google Startup Campus, UCL’s EDUCATE Accelerator and has been supported by UK Games Angels and Barclays Games & Esports.