Branding, Marketing, Media
Samira Salman, Founder and CEO of Salman Solutions
About Samira Salman:
Samira Salman is a highly accomplished professional known for her ability to forge strong connections and deliver exceptional results. With a diverse range of roles, including CEO of Salman Solutions, founder of Collaboration Circle, and COO of a single family office, she is recognized as a collaboration creator, global connector, business builder, trusted advisor, thought leader, and investor. Samira has an impressive track record, surpassing $5.5 billion in successful ventures across various industries and asset classes. She has developed a proprietary business-growth methodology, earning a reputation as one of the most well-connected professionals in private finance.
Drawing from nearly 25 years of experience in personal development, professional law practice, and global business building, Samira has built a thriving enterprise centered around genuine human connections. Through Collaboration Circle, Samira has curated a network of catalysts, thought leaders, and game changers, focusing on coalitions, transactions, strategies, and best practices among leading families.
Her multicultural upbringing and exposure to diverse countries and cultures have provided her with a unique perspective, enabling her to facilitate better outcomes for investors, founders, and management teams. She strongly believes in the power of connecting, collaborating, and fostering consensus among stakeholders.
With a background as a mergers and acquisitions tax attorney at prestigious firms such as Shell Oil Company, Arthur Andersen, KPMG, and Deloitte, as well as serving as Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association Energy and Environment Taxes Committee, Samira possesses the technical expertise and structural acumen necessary to navigate today's dynamic business landscape.
Her specialties include facilitating co-investment and capital, structuring organizations and transactions, improving operations, identifying underutilized assets, increasing revenues, and providing valuable board leadership and advisory services.
Samira was raised overseas and is a first-generation Arab-American. Her father is Lebanese, and her mother is of Sicilian, French, and Irish descent. She grew up in U.A.E, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Switzerland, Syria, and London. Travel and exploration of the culinary arts are two of her passions. She travels globally to dine, share meals, attend culinary festivals, experience food markets, savor street food, and build connections while breaking bread.