Welcome to SoOum Global Trade
    The world's first international trading and global networking hub. Discovering global economic opportunities for individuals and businesses all over the world.


    Address global scarcity by making international trade simpler, smarter and universally accessible.


    With its innovative transaction matching back end, SoOum provides buyers and sellers with opportunities that would take years to create and cultivate by themselves. 


    Find new trade partners around the world. Discover new counterparties to expand and diversify global reach.

    Discover Economic Imbalances and
    Fill the Trade Voids Created by Them

    We discover global trade opportunities caused by supply and demand fundamentals. We are “on the trading edge” because we base our research on contemporary world social, political and economic affairs. Our intelligent tracking system finds many of the best deals on the planet. 


    Integrity.  We uphold the highest standard of integrity in all of our actions. 

    Commitment to our Customers. Our customer relationships make a positive difference in their lives. 

    Boldness. We are not afraid to step into new and untraveled waters. 

    Innovation. We innovate every day. 

    Equality of Results. We try to ensure that every trader has an equal chance to succeed….even those who have never traded before. 

    Teamwork. We work together across the globe to meet our client needs so that everyone wins. 


    Abdul Hakeem WahedChief Executive
    Hakeem is a cultured Afghan/American who is knowledgeable in Afghan national history (last 30 years) and a broad experience in all phases of computer hardware/software, sales, and marketing cycle: From concept through development and marketing; able to effectively capitalize on new business opportunities outside traditional. Mr. Wahed is dedicated team worker with ability to build rapport with staff, improve morale, and motivate employees through effective training and positive reinforcement. He has been awarded numerous recommendations and certificates from American Defense Contractors Inc. and Cubic Defense Application Inc.
    Steve KarnerChief Marketing
    Steve's bio coming soon...
    Sammi AlmatroodChief Operating
    Sammi's bio coming soon...
    Ginny HasselfieldVP Business
    Virginia (Ginny) Hasselfield is an entrepreneur with extensive background and experience in consulting, diversity training, government relations, business development, international trade training, and fundraising. Ms. Hasselfield has been a teacher, high school administrator, politician, government relations consultant and business-owner. When she moved from Manitoba to British Columbia in 1998, she worked with government and the private sector in strategic planning and communications and advised municipalities and others on how to access millions of dollars in infrastructure monies from the federal government. Her forte is closing deals. She was a winner of the Manitoba YWCA Women of Distinction Award (1996). She was a former Board member of the Fraser Port Authority in British Columbia until its amalgamation with Port Metro Vancouver and Chaired the Governance Committee of the South Coast British Columbia Transit Police Board. Ms. Hasselfield’s reputation is that of a leader and trail-blazer, a woman who has moved the glass ceiling in almost every area in which she has participated. (c)2018, Sooum Corp, and its affiliates and assigns and licensors. ​All rights reserved. No claim to copyright is made for original U.S. government works.​