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Our Core Team

These are the people who make SAM happen!

Samuel Eddy

Founder / Curator of SAM Global

Samuel Eddy started his career in A,V,Thomas and Co specializing in Tea and then onto Cardamom growing and Processing. From then onto growing and processing Jasmine Concretes for the perfume Industry in France. He then set up the Retailing business for retailing spices for the Middle East market . Then worked for Mac Industries Ltd setting up a modern Pappad processing plant for the UK Market. He pioneered the export of organic fruits for the German market.

In 1995 he set up Chennai’s first event management Company and came up with the concept of Corporate Recreation services for the IT industry. He also set up India’s first Petting Zoo .In 2008 he set up a Finishing School for Engineering graduates helping over 1500 students get placement in IT companies. He then was Marine Coordinator for a shipping company handling the quantity and quality analysis of all crude oil coming into the country, Eddy is also the Chief Coordinator for TEDxChennai.

In 2011 he was the Curator and Sole licensee for BIL conferences(often referred to as poor mans TED) in India and organized the first ever BIL Conference in Chennai .He is now involved in bringing in several TED like concepts to India. He is also the Founder of F4( Face to Face Facebook Friends) an unique meetup which has no agenda nor timing, which is rapidly spreading all over the country and the world.

In May 2011 Samuel relocated to the United States where he lives with his wife and daughter .After going to the US he was involved in helping US companies launch in India as also bringing in successful US concepts into India.

In July of 2012 he founded and curates SAM (Science Art Management).Samuel travels extensively mentoring and organizing and franchising SAM events all over the world..www.samglobal.org.

Other Core Team Members