My name is Samir Goel. How I can help you?
The first is to find open doors and pathways for people to pursue their dreams.
The second is to the bridge the efficiency of the private sector with the altruism of the public sector to eliminate the access gap.
The third is personal development. Every day I strive to learn something new and become a better version of myself.
I have the ability to create a vision that inspires and the determination to bring it to life. I spend my time working with creatives, entrepreneurs, and leaders to solve problems. If that sounds like you, don't hesistate to reach out.
My specialities include: Business Development, Business Strategy, Communications, Fundraising & Growth, Marketing, Organizational Change, Public Relations, Sales Effectiveness & Process, and Writing. Tell me how I can help you.
Public Speaker & Facilitator
I frequently speak and lead sessions around building a business, fundraising, media, and on a more philosophical level: career & lifestyle design.
If that sounds like a fit for you, don't hesistate to reach out.
Leading with Compassion, Conviction, and Resilience
Bridging the Public & Private Sectors to Eliminate the Access Gap
WEF Global Shaper | Global Good Fund Fellow | Featured Speaker & Writer | Two-Time Founder
Samir is a social entrepreneur, writer, and connector committed to bridging the public and private sectors by bringing together diverse communities to eliminate the access gap.
In 2015, Samir Co-Founded Esusu, a platform designed to empower users to better save, access capital, and build credit through community savings. Prior to Esusu, Samir Co-Founded Transfernation, a nationally recognized 501(c)3 non-profit which uses technology to ensure excess food from events goes toward underserved communities across New York City. To-date Transfernation has rescued over 200,000 thousand pounds of food and impacted 170,000 lives. For his entrepreneurial endeavors Samir has been recognized as a WEF Global Shaper, Global Good Fund Fellow, Dalai Lama Fellow, Resolution Fellow and was the recipient of the Jefferson Awards Foundation National Public Service Award.
Prior to his work as a social entrepreneur, Samir garnered a robust skillset over three years at LinkedIn working across 5 offices in Customer Success Consulting, Talent Acquisition, and Sales Strategy & Operations focused on Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Previously Samir worked at The United Nations, Venture for America, and various non-profits in the New York City area.
Samir consults for socially oriented companies of all sizes as a managing partner of Abbey Goel & Associates. Samir is an avid writer and contributes for LinkedIn, The Daily Muse, Influencive, Mogul, and Quartz on career search, entrepreneurship, and social justice. Samir supplements his entrepreneurship and writing with public speaking engagements, which have ranged from The United Nations to the Clinton Global Initiative's Final Annual Meeting.
Samir received his Bachelor's of Science from New York University's Stern School of Business. Samir enjoy's baking & cooking, staying active, travel, writing, and spending time with his family and 4 younger siblings.
The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do. - Sarah Ban Breathnach
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