Sam Adams

Jul 05 2020

Sam Adams joined the Investment Manager in November 2018. He is responsible for sourcing, vetting, structuring, closing, and managing deals in the portfolio. Sam manages a variety of transactions but has particular expertise in trade finance, entertainment and shipping. Sam has more than 30 years experience in loan transactions, including 12 with asset-based lending funds. Prior to joining OHP Sam was an investment banker for Corporate Finance Associates, focusing on sourcing capital for lower-middle-market companies. Earlier, Sam founded an entertainment-related ABL fund called Cedar Lane and worked at a trade and transportation finance fund called Octave. He began his career by practicing corporate law for 10 years, first at Shearman & Sterling and then at other New York law firms. Sam holds a B.A. in History from Kenyon College and a J.D. from Washington & Lee University School of Law.