EmergeVest, a Hong Kong-headquartered, growth-oriented private equity investment group with holdings that include EV Cargo, a leading global logistics-technology company and the largest private logistics company in the UK, has announced the appointment of Sam Clothier as Investor Relations Director.
With more than $500 million in assets under management, EmergeVest’s current portfolio includes businesses that generate more than $1 billion of revenue annually, employing 10,000 colleagues across the globe. EmergeVest focuses on growth investments at the intersection of logistics, technology and financial services.
In his role as Investor Relations Director for EmergeVest, Sam leads investor relations and client services activities. Prior to joining EmergeVest, Sam was Director of Investor Relations at TransAsia Private Capital, an Asia focused private debt firm. Prior to TransAsia, he was a Director at Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI), a UK FTSE100 listed investment manager, where he spent 10 years after joining on the graduate program in the UK in 2009 and subsequently relocating to Hong Kong in 2014.
He began his career at J.P. Morgan (UK) in the Futures and Options trading business having graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a BA (Hons) in Business Administration & Management and Hospitality Management. Sam holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and has been a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) charter-holder since 2014.
Heath Zarin, Founder, Chair & CEO of EmergeVest said: “Sam’s experience of raising capital and servicing institutional clients globally across a range of asset classes will be invaluable as we continue to expand our investor base and execute our investment strategies, build great businesses and grow value for our partners. He has been known to EmergeVest for several years now and has immersed himself into the firm seamlessly.”
Sam Clothier, Investor Relations Director of EmergeVest, said: “I am delighted to be joining EmergeVest. Heath has built an extremely dynamic business which is growing rapidly and I am very glad to be part of its future.”