About Sam Kay

Sam Kay is a partner in the Funds Department at Travers Smith and specialises in fund formation work for private funds clients. He has more than 20 years’ experience working on investment funds projects and has been a partner at Travers Smith since 2008. His clients raise funds for private equity strategies (including venture, growth, buyout and PERE), private debt and credit strategies, and in the infrastructure asset class. Sam also advises large asset management platforms on a range of funds-related matters. As well as fund formation work, he advises on GP-led fund restructurings, secondaries transactions, carried interest arrangements and co-investment schemes, and works with institutional investors on their participation in funds. Sam regularly advises on cross-border fund structuring issues.