Sandbar Investment Committee and part-time investment team member.
Sam has 16 years of investment and finance experience and a strong network across Australian, Europe and US markets.
Sam was Chief Investment Officer at a family office (MFO Investments) from 2017-2021 where he was responsible for sourcing, undertaking due diligence, investing and managing a portfolio of direct listed equities, unlisted equities (venture capital and private equity) and credit investments. During this time he also established and implemented
an investment philosophy and strategy for the group. Prior to this, Sam had a successful 12-year investment and investment banking career with Macquarie Capital in Sydney and New York. He led investment and valuation, commercial negotiations, business plan development, financing, documentation & due diligence across Australian and US markets for $18bn+ of transactions and investments.
Sam holds a Combined Bachelor of Commerce and Laws from UNSW. Sam has held six board directorships across portfolio companies and non-for profits.