Sam is a corporate and commercial lawyer with significant strategic, legal and commercial experience, both in-house and in private practice. She has broad experience of information technology, e-commerce, commercial contracts, FinTech and data privacy. She has had a successful career in the City, as a partner at leading law firm Lovells (now Lovells Hogan) and helping them to set up and build their project finance practice. She brings over 12 years of experience as a General Counsel for OB10 and Tungsten PLC, as a member of the executive team and providing support to the Board. She managed business, legal and reputational risk while leading the legal team and overseeing compliance, corporate governance, co-sec and HR.
Sam has a proven track record of project and team leadership, change management, structuring effective in-house legal processes and running complex projects including GDPR, implementing AIM compliance, overseas and UK acquisitions (including completion and integration of the acquisition of a UK bank). Sam works closely with businesses to provide clear, pragmatic, commercial and strategic advice.