- January 8, 2016
- Posted by: simon
areas of expertise
- Blockchain Technology
Sam, is a well respected entrepreneur with a humanitarian streak. He is the founder of DESTO, a revolutionary and innovative mobile blockchain financial technology (FinTech) company. With a mission to trailblaze the financial world by offering a ‘cashless commerce’ product; and the objective to bank the 2.5 billion unbanked and underserved individuals globally.
No stranger to Finance and Information technology, Sam was instrumental in setting up global MNCs in the Asia Pacific. In the last 16 years, he was directly involved in projects and deals worth over US$350 million. He was stationed in South Korea for several years and rendered services to companies like Samsung E&C, Hana Investment Bank, Kim & Chang and also various local government authorities. Back home, he has served as a special assistant to senior managements from Astro Malaysia, Usaha Tegas and Keppel Singapore.
Sam is a uniquely accomplished and well-rounded ‘tech-guy’ because under his belt, he has channeled overseas start-ups and driven sales and marketing activities for lifestyle brands like Ferrari and Benetton fragrances and also Dermalogica, a skincare brand.
In 2015, Sam received the MTA Preferred Entreprenuer award from the 3rd What Malaysian Youth Should Know (WMYSK) Global Leadership Series from the Chairman of CIMB Group, Dato’ Seri Nazir Razak.
His accolades include being the Chairman of the Information Technology & Operations Management Committee; Chairman of the Risk Management Committee.
Sam is as passionate about FinTech as his desire to help the under-privileged. Extending his humanity to his co-workers, Samuel Law is the epitome of the new leadership managament for he is much respected and appreciated by people who work with him, earning him a rightful moniker of ‘an entrepreneur with a heart.’