Board of Directors

Samuel B. Bowles

Managing Director

New Republic Partners

Sam Bowles is a managing director and a member of the board of directors of New Republic Partners. He also serves as a member of the firm’s executive committee and investment committee. Sam brings extensive expertise and experience in the areas of private equity, investment management, capital markets, and mergers and acquisitions.

His prior experience includes roles as a managing director of Threadridge Investment Partners, a fully integrated single family office and holding company, and as a principal at Carousel Capital where he sourced and executed private equity transactions and monitored portfolio companies. Sam also worked at Morgan Stanley in the mergers & acquisitions group in New York.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MBA degree from Harvard Business School.

Sam currently serves on the boards of the UNC Healthcare System where he serves as chairman of the finance committee, the Charlotte Country Day School, and the Kenan-Flagler Business School. He serves as chairman of the investment committee for the endowment of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church and chairman of the investment committee for the Mint Museum.