Samir Ahmed

Lead Planner

Samir is a Lead Planner at Facet, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) and a CHARTERED FINANCIAL CONSULTANT® (ChFC®) professional with nearly 10 years of experience in the financial sector. Prior to joining Facet, Samir spent several years as a financial planner at USAA, helping military families reach their financial goals. He is a military benefits subject matter expert and also experienced in the mortgage industry. Samir is an advocate for financial literacy in disadvantaged communities and is bi-lingual.

When not in the office, Samir enjoys exercising and weightlifting. He spends the Fall watching FSU football and is a long-time musician. He is married to his Wonder Woman, Sterling, and has the world’s most precious little girl, Paloma.

Education: Florida State University, M.S. International Relations

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"El amor es la esencia que perfuma el alma, dándole sentido a la vida." --Jose Luis Aguilar

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Paloma future President

My first daughter Peanut

Top Dad

Go Noles!

What was the best concert you ever attended?

Tied between Iron Maiden and AC/DC

What's the best meal you've ever had?

Cheese Burger with fries and bourbon after spending a summer in Turkey studying domestic Turkish politics.

What's your favorite movie?

Top Gun, seriously!!!

What four individuals, living or dead, would you like to eat dinner with the most?

I’d order Mexican and eat with Benazir Bhutto,  Dr. Martin Luther King and Yitzhak Rabin

What will I learn on this call?

It’s hard for anyone to look at a website and say “yes, this is for me, please help me with my money”.  Finances are deeply personal, and talking to someone who can listen and determine what will help you the most is just one simple and confidential call away.  In 15 minutes or less you will have a better understanding of what’s available to you and if you are a good fit for Facet. 

If it’s clear we can help, and you want to learn more about working with Facet, then we will share what the service will cost based on the complexity of your finances.