Lord Mayor Sameer Pandey – City of Parramatta


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Sameer Pandey, the Lord Mayor of the City of Parramatta, made history as the first person of Indian origin to hold this esteemed position. With a background in education and a passion for public service, Sameer has embarked on a rewarding journey as a councillor in the West Ward of Hills Shire. Over the past decade, he has faced numerous challenges and achieved remarkable accomplishments, all while remaining dedicated to serving the community. This week, Sameer completed a huge 50 days in his role advocating for our City of Parramatta as Lord Mayor! From carbon neutral and Purple Flag accreditation to our world-class Parramatta Aquatic Centre, get a taste in the highlights reel.

With a passion for business and a commitment to fostering a strong and united Indian community, Sameer has made significant contributions in various domains. He is the founder and CEO of a successful technology company, where he has demonstrated exceptional leadership and innovative thinking.

Alongside his professional achievements, Sameer has been actively involved in community initiatives and organizations aimed at promoting cultural exchange, social welfare, and empowerment. He has been instrumental in organizing events that celebrate Indian culture and heritage, fostering unity among Indians in Sydney. Sameer’s dedication to community service and his ability to bring people together have earned him great respect and admiration.

Having actively contributed to the city’s progress as a Councillor, Sameer Pandey has demonstrated his passion for building a vibrant and inclusive community. His extensive experience and expertise in urban planning, infrastructure development, and sustainable practices will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of Parramatta.

Sameer Pandey was born in Jamshedpur, a north-eastern city in JharkhandIndia.He emigrated to Australia in 1998 for his studies, and returned in 2003 as an IT specialist and engineer.

Join us for an insightful and inspiring interview with Sameer Pandey, the Lord Mayor of the City of Parramatta. In this exclusive interview, Sameer shares his remarkable journey as the first person of Indian origin to hold the esteemed position of Lord Mayor. Discover his passion for public service, his accomplishments as a councillor, and the challenges he has overcome along the way. Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights from Sameer’s leadership and dedication to serving the community. Tune in now and be inspired by his story!


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