Global Head of FintechZ-Tech
Sami is global head of fintech at Z-Tech, an AB-Inbev company whose mission is to catalyze the growth of SMBs through marketplace and fintech technology. SMBs represent 90% of businesses and 50% of employment worldwide, a trend even more pronounced in Latam. Prior to joining Z-Tech Sami was the CEO of Ideiasnet, a Brazil based Venture Capital technology fund where he served on the board of 15 companies. Prior to Ideiasnet Sami served as CEO of Webb, a B2B marketplace that started in Brazil and expanded its procurement and logistics optimization solutions to Latin America. Prior to that Sami served as CTO and partner at Banco Pactual.Sami holds a M.Sc. from RPI (Rensselaer Polytechnic institute NY) and a M.Sc. in engineering management from Stanford University.