Samantha (Sam) Berg is a Partner based in the NYC office. Prior to joining Next Street, Sam ran her own consulting business, FITMARK, focused on go-to-market strategies primarily for tech start-ups in the fintech and data space. Sam has over two decades experience in financial services, working with both large and mid-sized banks. At Amalgamated Bank, she was Head of Community Banking and the Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to Amalgamated, Sam was the Chief of Staff for the Commercial Bank and SVP, Small Business Bank Marketing at Capital One Bank. Sam has also held various senior level positions at Citi, managing deposit products, and at American Express OPEN managing bank small business partnerships. She spent over a decade at Chase, working in various roles across Small Business Banking, Consumer Financial Services and Information Technology and Operations.
Samantha has a Masters in Business Administration from NYU Stern School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts from Wellesley College. She has served on various nonprofit boards including Women’s Initiative and Camelback Ventures.