Chief Corporate Development Officer – Relias Learning
Sam joined Relias Learning in September 2012. He served as the Director of Strategic Programs, Director of Finance, and Vice President of Client Care prior to becoming the Chief Corporate Development Officer. Over his tenure at Relias, Sam has conducted extensive work on business integrations, client retention, and company-wide growth initiatives. He is now directly responsible for Relias merger & acquisition activities. Before Relias, Sam supported fundraising efforts at Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, a private equity firm, and served as the VP of Finance for CW Financial, a start-up consumer finance service company with approximately 300 employees and $30 million in annual sales. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the College of Charleston and an MBA from Columbia Business School.
When he’s not evaluating strategic acquisitions for Relias, Sam’s exploring different parts of the world. He has a heart for the underprivileged and supports several philanthropic organizations that he’s engaged with through his travels.