SAM serves as a trustworthy and quick source for funding and financing of SMEs, traders and corporate. Currently, SAM operates in the US, UK and India.
SAM is committed to conduct all its activities as per high moral and ethical standards. SAM applies a clear and transparent set of policies to projects seeking, and then receives agency support. Our business policies include the eligibility of global investors, country specific eligibility and the credit and character risk due diligence policy. In addition, a dedicated Office of Policy (OP) implements policies that promote sustainable, economic development across all SAM-supported projects.
SAM's Office of Policy ensures that the projects SAM support are ecologically and socially sustainable. Moreover, they do not violate human rights, including workers' rights. SAM ensures that the projects it supports do not have any unfavourable impact on the ecosystem and have positive development outcomes.
SAM strictly and thoroughly inspects the information about the proposed project provided by the investor via the SAM application form. The project-specific details including business strategy, expected cash flows and financial statements help SAM in generating a comprehensive economic analysis. SAM meticulously inspects the potential impact of proposed project on Indian economy and employment.
There would be some projects that are considered sensitive from an Indian economic perspective. An in-depth economic analysis of such projects will be performed. SAM recognizes the importance of ecosystem and thus supports the projects that fulfil climate-related commitments. Also, SAM prohibits funding projects in sectors including tobacco, alcohol and gambling.
SAM Consultant's team members thoroughly check that the project plan of the investor is eligible for SAM support as well as it complies with SAM statutory and policy requirements. Each project is reviewed carefully, despite of project country, project size or sector. SAM establishes an effective monitoring and record keeping system to meet with its client's requirements. We review the applications to check the adequacy, reliability, technological merits, the organisational and commercial capabilities, measurable mile stones and targets of the proposed project.
Environmental And Social Sustainability Policy
SAM Consultant believes that the most significant component of achieving successful development outcomes is the environmental and social sustainability of SAM-supported activities. Through environmental and social sustainability policy, SAM maintains a comprehensive set of environmental and social standards. Consistent with these social and environmental commitments, SAM carries out the actions of this policy, comprising its responsibility to perform environmental and social due diligence of supported activities.
SAM strives to accomplish all its activities with the aim to "do not harm' to the surroundings and the people and to promote the sustainability of corporate operations and the markets they work in. SAM makes sure that the renewable natural resources are exploited judiciously and the costs of economic development have not any adverse effect on the vulnerable. By adhering to its environmental and sustainability policy, SAM not only enhances the transparency and accountability of its actions but also assists its customers manage their ecological and social risks.
Worker & Human Rights
SAM Consultant knows that the protection of human rights is essential to successful SAM-supported projects. Respecting, protecting and fulfilling human rights are the responsibilities of business. SAM is abided by these responsibilities and ensures that all the projects it supports meet their statutory requirements. SAM's Performance Standards support such responsibilities of the private sector. SAM also makes sure that all the project-related grievances are remedied promptly.