Sam barton

Sam has worked in media and communications for 18 years.

He joined Hydra in 2017 from Equus, where he was a Partner and led communications programmes for financial and corporate clients globally, with a focus on private equity and capital markets.

He brings with him a wealth of experience advising major private investment firms, intermediaries, portfolio companies, trade associations and start-ups on corporate reputation, crisis communications, media strategy and investor relations.

From 1999 to 2010, Sam was a financial journalist focused on the commercial property and private equity sectors. He holds an MBA from Durham University.