For ten years, Dr. Samson Gandhi had a successful career in marketing, and exports & imports of garments and textiles. Responding to God’s call, he left his lucrative career in 1993 and served the Haggai Institute, India as its Finance & Administration Manager. With a clear vision from the Lord, in 1997, Samson successfully launched Person to Person—an institute for Christian counselling, where he serves as Executive Director.
A sought-after international speaker on leadership and Christian counselling, Samson is a visiting faculty of SAIACS, Bengaluru and IBC&S, Kumbanad, Kerala, where he handles Pastoral Theology and Counselling. Samson has also contributed many articles on Counselling in national magazines and international journals. He has co-authored a book titled ‘Shelters on the Highway’, which gives guidelines on how to establish counselling centres. He has also authored 'Counselling Without Offence', a book addressed to Christian counsellors, who are apprehensive about counselling non-Christians.
His wife Christine volunteers with Person to person, where she is hands on with administration and also with counselling. Christine holds a Masters’ in Education and comes with decades of experience in working with and directing educational institutions. Samson and Christine are blessed with three children: Michael, Jasper and Gabriela. Michael is married to Amanda and Jasper to Jennifer.