Mr. Samat is the President of Y Samat Real Estate. A company he formed in 2009 after expanding his knowledge base working as an accountant at American Express, then moving on to Vice President of Financial Systems for HSBC Markets where he was instrumental in their global accounting conversion. His entrepreneurial side emerged when he became a partner of an International Accounting Software firm; Resource Systems, Inc. of which, he had offices in London, Dublin, and New York. He engaged sales and consulting services to the Fortune 500 and consistently traveled the globe for his clients.
Mr. Samat began his real estate career as a residential agent for Nestseekers. He then focused on the commercial sector of the business; in which, he created the commercial division of Weichert Mazzeo in New York City, moved on to Marcus & Millichap, then took the small brokerage of KVNY and developed it from a few person operations to 20 agents covering residential and commercial real estate. Mr. Samat has a B.A. from City College in Accounting and Business Management.