Sam Weiss has worked at Board level in Australia, Asia, Europe, and the United States and is highly regarded as a Company Chairman, Non-Executive Director and Corporate Advisor. Sam is Deputy Chairman of GLG Corp Limited, a leading supplier of casual quality knitwear to very large US retailers, and a Non-Executive Director of OrotonGroup Limited, the Australian fashion brand retailer, and Altium Limited, a global provider of software for electronics design. He is Chairman of Ecos Corporation, a Sydney-based consultancy firm that helps large multi-national corporations create value through sustainability, an independent Director of Canterbury of New Zealand Limited, the New Zealand-based rugby apparel firm, and an independent Director of Open Universities Australia, Australia’s national broker of open and distance education in the university sector. In recent years Sam has also been a corporate advisor to Vsource, a pan-Asian business outsourcing services provider based in Malaysia.
Sam did his undergraduate degree at Harvard University and received a graduate degree from Columbia University in Business Administration. He is the President of the Harvard Club of Australia, a Vice President and a Director of The Benevolent Society and The Sydney Festival. He is a Fellow of The Australian Institute of Company Directors and a member of The Sydney Institute.