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Sameer S. Somal, CFA

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Biography

Sameer S. Somal, CFA, is the CEO and cofounder of Blue Ocean Global Technology. He is a frequent speaker at conferences on online reputation management, fintech, search engine optimization, relationship capital, networking, and ethics. Fundamental to his work at Blue Ocean Global Technology, Sameer leads collaboration with an exclusive group of PR, law, digital marketing, and web-development agency partners. He helps clients build, monitor, and repair their digital presence. Somal is a published writer and internet defamation subject matter expert witness. In collaboration with the Philadelphia Bar Foundation, he authors continuing legal education (CLE) programs. Somal proudly serves on the board of the CFA Institute Seminar for Global Investors, College Possible, and the R.J. Leonard Foundation, an organization dedicated to educating, initiating careers, and personally mentoring young adults who are aging out of the foster care system. Somal was named an Iconic Leader Creating a Better World for All by the All Ladies League and Women Economic Forum. He is also a cofounder of Girl Power Talk.

Author's Posts
Networking in the Age of Social Distancing: Seven Timeless Strategies

How do you network during a global pandemic and lockdown? Sameer S. Somal, CFA, has some pointers.

Digital Reputation Management 101

Your reputation and that of your firm are your most valuable assets. Make sure you're safeguarding them online and everywhere.

Seven Reasons India Is Primed for Growth

Sameer S. Somal, CFA, and Sloane Ortel offer their insights on investing in India and why the country is poised for growth.

The Intangibles of Having Your Own Firm

Acquiring and serving clients requires specific skills. When launching your own business, you will need to foster trust with prospective clients and strategic referral partners. In order to help clients implement investment or financial planning advice, you will need to build even more trust.

Five Reasons to Start Your Own Firm and Four Steps to Take to Do It

Today, a confluence of factors reinforces the opportunity to launch a financial advisory firm.