Sara Boulet


Sara is an Associate who brings a breadth of experience in governance, succession planning, strategic planning, and change management. She has supported clients across multiple sectors, industries, and organization types including public and private corporations, family-owned businesses, public sector entities, and not-for-profits.

Reason for doing this work

"The positive ripple effect of our work."

Favourite saying

“We see the world not as it is, but as we are.”

Favourite agenda item

"The icebreaker!"

Experience and Credentials

  • Joined Watson in 2023
  • Worked with enterprising families for three years prior to joining Watson, supporting their family, ownership, and business continuity planning
  • Former Management Consultant at KPMG and EY Canada
  • Certified Family Enterprise Advisor (FEA) from Family Enterprise Canada; completed an advanced certificate in advising the family business and an advanced certificate in family business governance from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • Holds a Master of Global Business from the University of Victoria and an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Waterloo

Our Thoughts on Boards

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Watson May 30, 2024
Enhancing Board Effectiveness: A Layered Approach to Governance

You may have noticed a few changes to our look and feel over the past few months at Watson – we’

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Rachel O'Connor May 14, 2024
Navigating Board Composition in Election-Appointment Environments

Board composition is a key part of governance effectiveness. What happens when you aren’t in control of it for

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Watson Mar 27, 2024
3 Ways Governance Professionals Elevate the Work of the Board

Governance professionals elevate the work of the board in all sorts of ways. Navigating everything from relationships to regulations, they