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Amir M. Ansari

Director of Channels and Strategic Partnerships

Amir Ansari joined SMS Assist in May 2017 and serves as the director of Channels and Strategic Partnerships, where he is responsible for creating the go-to-market strategy and managing key partnerships to continue the accelerated growth of SMS Assist. Additionally, Amir leads efforts in developing client-focused solutions.

Prior to SMS Assist, Amir spent 20 years in strategic partnerships, sales and management roles with EMC, LVMH, Duty Free Shoppers, and Restoration Hardware. In his previous leadership roles, he managed multiple teams throughout the U.S. and abroad, created profitable joint partnerships, and led multiple large enterprise deals.

Amir currently lives in Chapel Hill, N.C. with his family. He earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California San Diego and holds an MBA from Western Governors University.