Sam started his investment career with Allan Gray Investment Counsel. In 2001, he moved to Abvest and after a period as Chief Investment Officer, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Abvest in 2004. In 2006 he joined Investec Asset Management where he was a director and fulfilled the dual roles of Head of South African Equities and Global Equity Portfolio Manager. In 2012, Sam started his own globally focused investment firm Willow Road Capital, which was folded into Momentum Asset Management, where he headed their Momentum Contrarian business unit. Sam joined Counterpoint in 2016 as Chief Investment Officer where is also responsible for the management of multi-asset and global equity funds.