Local Leadership: Samantha Sampaio

Finance Director

Sam has been with IRI since 2013, starting off as a Finance Manager and joined the local leadership team as Finance Director in 2020.
Sam is responsible for all aspects of finance for the South African business. Her focus is on strategy, planning, performance, treasury and compliance.

Sam qualified as a Chartered Accountant (SA) with Deloitte in Durban, completing her articles with a secondment to Chicago, USA. Sam is a graduate of UKZN, where she completed a Bachelor of Commerce Accounting Honours with CTA .