Sam Roberts

Managing Director

Legal & General Health and Care

Sam Roberts
Dr Sam Roberts is the Managing Director of Health and Care at Legal & General, where her focus is on investment strategy. Health & Care helps customers understand, find and fund care; and invests in health tech, including Care Sourcer (a care matching service), Current Health (a remote patient monitoring system) and Congenica (genomic data analysis).

Sam has worked in healthcare for almost 20 years and has a unique combination of clinical, operational, private sector and academic experience. She originally trained as a doctor and worked as a surgical trainee before undertaking an MBA and joining McKinsey and Company.

Before joining Legal & General in 2019, Sam was Chief Executive of the Accelerated Access Collaborative, the national umbrella organisation for health innovation, hosted in NHS England and NHS Improvement.

Sam has three children, a boy and identical twin girls. She is a vegetarian and loves to cook.