Ms. Samira Salman
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Salman Solutions
Samira Salman is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Salman Solutions. Since founding Salman Solutions in 2008 she developed the firm’s proprietary business-growth methodology executing hundreds of deals globally, in a host of asset classes including luxury and consumer goods, consumer tech, sustainable tech, energy, and lifestyle brands. Samira's unique ability to blend efficient execution with strategic vision makes her a valued partner for high-growth businesses, family offices, and high net worth individuals. Her specialties include facilitating co-investment, raising capital, structuring organizations and deals, improving operations, synthesizing data, and achieving growth.
Samira's training as a mergers and acquisitions tax lawyer provides the detailed structural and technical understanding of transactions that dealmakers need in this dynamic business climate. Her expertise, dynamism, and communication skills make her a highly sought-after speaker and professor on topics such as private equity, direct deals, and capital raising. She is an active leader in the women's leadership development and entrepreneurship ecosystem. Samira has worked with notable organizations including JP Morgan, Fidelity, Stonehenge Capital, Shell Oil Company, KPMG, Deloitte, The Bush Foundation, The American Bar Association, Institutional Investor, and the United Nations.
Samira received her elementary and secondary education in the Middle East, Europe, and the US. She has an LL.M. in taxation from the University of Houston, and a JD and BS in international trade and finance with a minor in economics from Louisiana State University. She is licensed to practice law in Texas, Louisiana, and before the U.S. Tax Court. She spends her time in the New York Metro Area, the Gulf Coast, and Europe.