Samira is the ultimate blend of bringing together social innovation and tech. Currently a Director at Microsoft, she's also an investor in a Femtech fund with Portfolia, and was previously with Salesforce as a Senior Manager of Global Impact Innovation Engagement.
Full Bio Samira Khan is the Director, Campaigns & Field Insights, within Global Public Affairs at Microsoft. Prior, she was Director of Citizenship + Marker Development, AI & Sustainability / Digital Inclusion & Community Engagement.
Before joining Microsoft, she was Senior Manager of Global Impact Innovation Engagement at Salesforce. Samira has worked across corporations, governments, and the social sector for nearly fifteen years on innovative solutions to solving some of society’s greatest challenges, beginning her career as a global strategy consultant.
She is especially interested in business model innovations and new ideas to deepen purpose and enhance wellbeing. Samira holds deeper expertise in the ESG space: diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI); and digital skilling. Samira is passionate about youth and women’s empowerment, and driving greater capital commitments to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).