Samantha (Sam) Berg is a Managing Partner based in the NYC office. Prior to joining Next Street, Sam founded FITMARK, a consulting business 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 an SVP for Small Business Bank Marketing at Capital One Bank. Sam has also held various senior level positions, managing deposit products at Citi and managing bank small business partnerships at American Express OPEN. 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 an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business and a BA from Wellesley College.