Founder, Struq (acquired by Quantcast)
Sam was the founder and CEO of Struq which was acquired by Quantcast in 2014. Founded in 2008, Struq was one of the pioneers of personalised retargeting for e-commerce marketers.
Struq was bootstrapped until raising Series A from Allen & Co, Reed Elsevier Ventures, Pentech Ventures and Alex Karp (CEO of Palantir Technologies). Sam scaled the business globally and Struq had offices and operations in London, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Sao Paulo, Germany and Turkey. Struq’s machine learning technology made 10+ billion real time decisions daily and Struq’s clients included Abercrombie & Fitch, JC Penny, Easyjet, Nike, Levis, Topshop, Virgin etc.