Sam has overall responsibility for the strategic direction and day-to-day running of the Octopus Investments Australia team. Sam joined Octopus in 2012, and was previously Head of Octopus Energy Investments in London, where he was responsible for $2.1 billion of investment into UK and European renewable energy assets, structuring both primary and secondary transactions.
Before joining Octopus, Sam worked at Elders Group and in the corporate lending team at ANZ Banking Group in Australia. After moving from Australia to the UK, he spent eight years working in corporate finance, specialising in the energy and technology sectors with Edinburgh-based and London-based Execution Noble Group.
Sam holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of New England.