Samita started her career in 2000 as a Business Manager at Anthem Inc. From 2005 to 2009 she served as a Case Team Leader at Bain & Company. After that, she worked at MetLife Asia-Pacific, firstly as a Chief of Staff, and later as a Chief Distribution Officer and VP, Head of Health. In 2016-2017, she was a Consultant, Digital Business Development at Aviva. From 2017 and until now, Samita has been a Vice President of Business Development at Aegon N.V. In addition, she is an Advisor at Prenetics and H2 Inc.
In 1999 Samita received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics from North Georgia College & State University. In 2000 she obtained a Master of Arts in Economics from University of Virginia. She also holds a Master of Business Administration in Strategic management from Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.