Sam Goldman

Sam Goldman
  • Founder and Chief Customer Officer
    d.light design

MSc in Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Victoria, Canada; MBA, Stanford University. Experience founding and managing social ventures in the US, India, Hong Kong and Africa focused on the base-of-the-pyramid market, including: d.light, a solar powered consumer goods brand; improved agriculture, animal husbandry and construction businesses; and a for-profit NGO (GARPE), cultivating the Moringa oleifera tree and distributing low-cost latrines, cook stoves and rainwater catchment cisterns. Founder and Chief Customer Officer, d.light design. Ashoka Fellow. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum. Recipient, Sargent Shriver Award for Distinguished Humanitarian Assistance (2011). Interest: mountain biking.