Sam_Saintonge_for_print_MG_2601Samuel Saintonge

Principal

Sam joined XPV in 2006 and is a Principal at the firm.  His main responsibilities include investment theme research, identifying promising companies and developing relationships with their management teams, assessing investment opportunities, and working with XPV’s portfolio companies post-investment.

While pursuing his BBA in Finance and Economics as a Williams Scholar, Sam co-founded ACE*Bishop’s Consulting Group where he worked with small businesses helping raise capital, advising acquisitions, and developing growth strategies.  From 2004-2006, he was Chairman and Portfolio Manager for the Seed Portfolio at the Williams School of Business.

He was awarded the Student Leader of the Year Award by Advancing Canadian Entrepreneurship (now Enactus), received an Assistantship to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and was captain of the world championship team at the Network of International Business School’s case competition in Oslo, Norway.

He is a Director of Newterra Group Ltd.