Mariam Samsoudine

Senior Account Executive

Mariam Samsoudine is a senior account executive specializing in international affairs, public diplomacy, content writing, social media, and analysis. She has worked on strategic and crisis communications, reputation management and legislative affairs, for international organizations, sovereign, and corporate clients. She also co-leads the Washington, D.C., chapter of Égalité, Publicis Groupe’s Business Resource Group (BRG) for LGBTQ+ professionals and Allies, where she works to support the community and promote equality in the workplace.

Prior to joining Qorvis, Samsoudine coordinated communications for the Kurdistan Regional Government’s U.S. Representation office in Washington, implementing cultural diplomacy initiatives and working extensively with foreign delegations. She previously spent several years in sales and marketing for a global hospitality corporation.  

Originally from France, Samsoudine has also lived and worked in the Arabian Gulf region. She is an alumna of the Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), and UC San Diego, where she majored in Political Science/International Relations, with a minor in French literature. She earned a Master’s degree in International Communication from the School of International Service at Washington, DC’s American University.