Sam Morgan is best known as the Founder of TradeMe, New Zealand’s largest online auction site, which he sold to Fairfax in 2006. He is now an investor through his private investment group, Jasmine Investment Holdings, and a Director and/or advisor to a number of Kiwi start-ups including Vend and Xero.
He is involved in several not-for-profit organisations including Medicine Mondiale and One Acre Fund. Jasmine is also focused on high-impact philanthropy.
In 2010, Sam was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the New Zealand Computer Society.