Sam is the Associate Director, Real Estate and Economic Development at Gallaudet University. He has also served as a visiting professor, teaching classes and seminars on economics, entrepreneurship, finance and real estate. Prior to Gallaudet, Sam co-founded Indra Capital Partners, an investment advisory and management partnership specializing in India's real estate and infrastructure markets. Indra's cornerstone project was a 5-star hospitality and mixed-use development in Bangalore flagged by the first Four Seasons hotel in India. Previously, Sam was an Associate at CIM Group, a private real estate fund and REIT manager specializing in urban U.S. mixed-use developments.
Sam received his MBA with a concentration in Real Estate Finance from Columbia University and his BA from Colgate University.