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 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 secondaries transactions, carried interest arrangements and co-investment schemes, works with institutional investors on their participation in funds and has experience of internal restructurings, succession planning and management spin-outs. Sam regularly advises on cross-border fund structuring issues.