Sammy C C Lam
Sammy is a veteran real estate and infrastructure investment professional, who has worked on the buy side at various top corporates and financial institutions in Hong Kong for more than 20 years. Within his 20+ years of professional experience, Sammy spent a total of 13 years with Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited and Deutsche Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited, in which he covered real estate and infrastructure investments, spanning from North Asia and Australia, to Europe and North America.
In 2014, Sammy founded a boutique advisory firm to serve the investment interests of a sovereign pension fund, as well as fund placement of several real estate PEs. In the past 5 years, Sammy has executed over USD1.7 billion in transactions, covering commercial and alternative real estate investments in the UK, the US, other European countries and Japan. For exited investments, Sammy delivered consistent results, with IRRs at well above 20% level. Through his global investment experience, Sammy established integral working relationship with world-renowned asset managers, service providers and asset management arms of various top institutions in real estate worldwide.
Sammy is a qualified accountant, and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in the UK. Sammy holds a Master of Science in Finance, and a Bachelor of Arts in Accountancy, both from the City University of Hong Kong. Sammy is also a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK.