InnovFest x Elevating Founders Speaker - Wingee Sampaio, Global Program Director, Cartier Women’s Initiative
Global Program Director, Cartier Women's Initiative

Wingee Sampaio

Wingee serves as the Global Program Director of the Cartier Women’s Initiative. Founded in 2006, it is a program that supports women impact entrepreneurs globally. She currently also serves on the investment committee of Next Wave Ventures, a social impact venture capital fund investing in social impact early stage businesses. She co-authored “Impact with Wings: Stories to Inspire and Mobilized Women Angel Investors and Entrepreneur.” Her chapter, “Angel Investing as Self Empowerment,” aims to inspire women to use their wealth to create an impact. Wingee has had a distinguished career in the capital markets for 15 years at State Street Global Advisor, Barclays Global Investors, and Goldman Sachs & Co.