Samuel M. Shikiar, CFA

Managing Director

Sam joined Shikiar Asset Management Inc. in 2018 as a Managing Director with Portfolio Management and Business Development responsibilities. Prior to joining the Firm, he spent 11 years at Goldman Sachs in the Asset Management Division with the Quantitative Investment Strategies Group and subsequently within the Securities Division, where he was the Global Head of an Electronic Sales and Trading team. Sam advised several of the world’s largest systematic and discretionary hedge funds and asset managers in this role. He was nominated by Goldman Sachs and thereafter selected to be on the Forbes Magazine “30 Under 30” list for Finance in 2014. He is a member of the Guggenheim Museum’s Contemporary Art Acquisitions Committee, sits on The Dalton School Alumni Career Board for Finance, and enjoys competitive speed-solving of the Rubik’s Cube. Sam graduated with Highest Honors from Lehigh University with a B.A. degree in Accounting and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.