Sam Taussig entered the alternative credit space in Zambia where he experienced how micro credit offered a sustainable path to entrepreneurship. Since 2007, Sam has promoted alternative credit around the world with a variety of non-governmental organizations and the United Nations. Before coming to Kabbage, Sam worked in Indonesia supporting micro-economic development, “big data” and bilateral diplomacy. Sam is responsible for Kabbage’s interactions with state, federal and foreign governments and community development organizations. He covers issues ranging from financial regulatory reform to artificial intelligence, privacy and corporate social responsibility.