Originally from Leeds Sam studied Architectural Technology at the University of Northumbria in Newcastle. Sam joined the business as a Consultant, working within the global water market. He was one of the top performers as a Consultant, winning a variety of retained assignments with capital equipment and water chemicals. He was quickly promoted to management and after a period of further success took over divisional responsibility for the water market.
Sam’s expertise covers multiple vertical markets including Capital Equipment, Water/Waste Water Treatment Projects & Chemicals. Operating globally Sam’s team focus predominantly on Europe, the Middle East and North America, but as the division expands they have had recent successes in Asia and South America too. Having grown the division significantly since joining the company Sam is responsible for making senior management and C level placements with many of the market leading companies in this growing sector.
Working predominantly retained Sam has completed a variety of assignments including CEO – France, Managing Director – UK, CEO – USA, Operations Director, Engineering Director, Business Development Director – Asia and Chief Commercial Officer. Sam is now a respected name within the water executive search market and is dedicated to growing Mackenzie Stuart’s presence further.