President and CEO
Over the past 20 years, Sam Fahmy has led high-performance teams to benchmark growth, category leadership and massive value creation in enterprise software. Sam joins Ripcord from WorkFusion, the leader in AI-powered enterprise automation, where he headed up sales, marketing and corporate strategy, propelling the company to category leadership and record growth. Prior to WorkFusion, Sam held executive leadership roles in sales, marketing, product strategy and general management at Cvent, the global leader in event and hospitality technology, where he was instrumental to the Company's rise from start-up to rapid growth and multi-billion dollar valuation. Previously, he served as CEO of a VC-backed software company that he co-founded. His career has also included senior roles in investment banking, M&A and consumer products. He holds a bachelor’s degree in physics from American University and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.