Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder, Rest Less

Sara Stephens

Sara, the CTO and Co-founder of Rest Less (restless.co.uk), is a seasoned technology leader and entrepreneur on a mission to empower and inspire the over 50’s demographic to get more from life. With a robust 18-year history as a software engineer and tech leader, Sara brings a wealth of experience to her role. Before co-founding Rest Less, Sara’s career spanned across New York and London, where she held roles as a leader and consultant within enterprise level companies in the financial services sector.

In addition to her technology career, Sara is also an accomplished entrepreneur. She co-founded and led Southampton’s, Winchester’s, and Manchester’s premier nightlife attractions, all ranking number 1 on TripAdvisor during her tenure. In 2019, she successfully exited the business to embark on her mission with Rest Less.

Throughout her multifaceted journey from tech leadership to entrepreneurship, Sara’s dedication to driving positive change has been evident. Beyond her professional endeavors, she values family time and cherishes moments with her canine companions. She’s also a passionate advocate for women in technology and business, dedicating some of her free time to mentoring programs that support and uplift aspiring female leaders.

Sara’s career path, to-date, reflects her commitment to making a lasting impact on both the technology and business landscapes, embodying her passion for innovation, empowerment, and positive change.

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