Samir Souidi is an enterprise systems/software architect in the Population Council's Information Technology department. He automates administrative processes and leads the design and development of system and software solutions that require data collection and incorporate audio computer-assisted self-interviewing (ACASI) and computer-assisted personal interviewing (CAPI).
Before joining the Council in 2008, Souidi worked for Wildcat Service Corporation, the John V. Lindsay Wildcat Academy Charter School, and The Partnership for the Homeless as a senior database developer, operations research analyst, and technology consultant.
Souidi is a member of the Microbicide Trials Network. He is a founding member and is on the board of the New Dawn Charter High School in Brooklyn, New York; is a member of the Association of Moroccan Professionals in America; and belongs to IEEE, the world’s largest technical society.
Souidi has a BA in business administration from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce in Morocco and a master’s of science in information systems from Pace University in New York City. He is fluent in Arabic and French.