Sam is a Partner at Weatherford Capital, a family-owned private investment firm founded in 2015. In partnership with family offices, Weatherford Capital makes direct private equity, real estate, and venture investments with people who share its commitment to excellence, integrity, faith, family, and community.
Sam has over 12 years of direct private equity investment experience, having led the execution of over 30 direct investments across the U.S., Asia, Africa, South America, and Eastern Europe. In addition to being an avid world traveler, his investment career has led him to live in China and Ethiopia, developing a high level of proficiency in Mandarin Chinese. Sam serves on the boards of several companies and organizations including Safe Harbor, the world’s largest owner/operator of marinas. Sam is an elder at his church, Aletheia Tampa.
Sam earned his B.S. degree in Business Administration from Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business. He and his wife, Salime, reside in Tampa, Florida with their two children.