JDX appoints Samantha Backus as Head of North America Sales

We are pleased to announce that Samantha “Sam” Backus has joined the Global Client Partner team as Head of North America Sales.

Sam joins us having spent the most recent part of her career at Robert Half and Protiviti where she distinguished herself as a top performer, receiving multiple Enterprise Sales Excellence Awards including Protiviti’s Global Collaboration Award and Robert Half’s Chairman’s Club Award.

Sam brings over 30 years’ experience to JDX and during her tenure at Robert Half focused on the Financial Services industry, building strategic client relationships to deliver regulatory compliance solutions ranging from Dodd-Frank/CCAR to AML/KYC and beyond. 

Sam spent the first half of her career in senior management positions within finance, and marketing, as well as regional leadership positions with global publicly traded companies such as Timberland, Brookstone, and Sears, Roebuck & Co. Sam will support and drive our growth in North America by further enhancing JDX’s existing credentials and introducing our Domain & Competency insight and expertise across the US & Canadian financial services network. 

Outside of her professional activities, Sam believes passionately in the value of service to the community. She is actively involved with several local non-profits in the area where she lives on New Hampshire’s Seacoast and is keen to support JDX in our local charitable initiatives. 

Sam’s appointment further strengthens our global client partner team and will accelerate our growth as a global firm.

Please join us in wishing Sam a warm welcome to JDX!