Sam joined August Equity in June 2023, having spent 15 years in human capital advisory and executive search in the private equity industry.
As Talent Director, Sam focuses on supporting August’s portfolio with key appointments during the investment period. Additionally, he manages an evolving network of advisors, consultants, and non-executives, who can be deployed into a variety of situations as required.
Prior to August Equity, Sam spent five years with another mid-market private equity firm, building their talent value add proposition. Sam started his career as a consultant with leading human capital advisory firms Russell Reynolds Associates and Korn Ferry, running search and assessment projects in the technology sector.
Sam has a BA (Hons) in History from the University of Leeds.