Sam is a Venture Partner with Novo Tellus Capital Partners. Previously, Sam was with Microsoft’s Business Development Group overseeing Bing, MSN, Skype and O365 strategic partnerships & investments across Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Microsoft, Sam held operational leadership roles with AT&T Wireless and Amazon in the United States, where he spearheaded the launch of several new products/services. He currently serves on the Board of BANSEA (Business Angel Network SEA) and is an active advisor to several technology companies.
Sam began his career in the financial services industry, having held roles with PwC’s advisory business and Lehman Brothers’ investment division, specialising in industrial and consumer companies.
Sam holds an MBA from The University of Chicago and a BSc from the University of Illinois. He is also a qualified CPA.