Sam has over 5 years of experience in Private Equity, Investment Banking and Strategy Consulting in Africa. Prior to joining Gateway, he worked at Emerging Capital Partners (ECP), involved in execution, portfolio management and origination of PE transactions across Sub-Saharan Africa. Before ECP he was in Rand Merchant Bank’s Corporate Finance team executing M&A and equity capital market transactions for private equity and mining clients. Sam started his career at Bain & Company working on private equity due diligence and strategy cases for international clients. He has an MBA from the University of Oxford’s Said Business School (selected as the Oxford Dean’s Scholar) and a Bachelor of Business Science in Finance (Hons) from the University of Cape Town, South Africa.