Founder & CEO
Sami is a venture capitalist and fintech expert with over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, including leading roles at Citigroup and Deutsche Bank. As the CEO of Blade Labs & Ventures, we are building core infrastructure middleware for enterprises' tokenization needs, such as tokenizing fixed income, commodities, real-world assets, IP, and voting rights.
We also make angel and seed investments into tokenization ventures, supporting the vision of creating a more efficient, transparent, and inclusive financial system. Sami earned his BE in Electrical and Biomedical Engineering and minor in Economics from Duke University.