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Sama, a Forbes 50 Artificial Intelligence (AI) Company, Retains Frederickson Partners for Global Head of People Search

Sama, a digital training platform that helps organizations develop accurate machine learning models, has partnered with Frederickson Partners for their Global Head of People search.

The executive will be based in San Francisco, CA and will report directly to Sama’s CEO. The new human resources (HR) leader will lead the company’s global People strategy and deliver on Sama’s unique employee value proposition of being a disruptive technology startup that drives measurable social impact. Along with leading all aspects of the People function, this executive will also be responsible for creating a two-to-three year human capital strategy to support the company’s hypergrowth business.

Sama provides high-quality training data that powers AI technology. The company’s platform is trusted by the world’s most ambitious organizations to develop accurate machine learning models. Trusted by leading technology companies such as Google, NVIDIA, GM, and Walmart, Sama specializes in image, video, language, and sensor data annotation and validation for machine learning algorithms in industries including manufacturing and robotics, bio and medtech, autonomous vehicles, entertainment, e-commerce, retail, and agriculture.

Sama was named a Forbes 50 AI Company to Watch in 2021, and recently received the prestigious B Corp Certification, which measures a company’s social and environmental performance.

Frederickson Partners recruits high impact human resources leaders for innovative companies. Frederickson matches startups, tech unicorns, and the Fortune 500 with world-class full-time and project-based talent. The country’s leading People executive search firm, Frederickson Partners is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices nationwide. Clients include Alphabet, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Gartner, Gilead, Intel, Pinterest, Qualtrics, Roche, ServiceNow, StockX, The Nature Conservancy, Twitter, Uber and Workday.

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Frederickson Partners, a Gallagher company is a market leader in retained executive search since 1995. As one of the top-rated HR executive search and C-suite recruiting firms, we have expertise in placing Chief People Officers, Chief Human Resources Officers, Chief Diversity Officers, Chief Financial Officers, Chief Legal Officers and many other senior leaders. We draw on a broad network of rising and established executives and leaders, and a 28-year reputation as a talent acquisition and HR Advisory provider.

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