Founded by respected philanthropist Peter Sansom in 2013, the Sansom family business is aiming to become one of the most respected private equity investment firms in Australia. Sansom Capital is building this legacy.




Established in 2013

Sansom Capital is the brain child of Peter Sansom who up until recently was a part of the GW Sansom & Associates. Established in 1967, GW Sansom & Associates is a successful private lender and also an industrial property investor mainly within the Perth area. 

In 2013, the Sansom Group platform was structured to cater for markets that are emerging in the agriculture, energy, mining, and property sectors. 


L E A D E R S H I P 

“As a group, we apply our combined entrepreneurial expertise in order to create significant returns and long term value.”

peter sansom

Beginning his career in property development and continuing to participate within the investment field developing skills in due diligence, funding projects, mortgages, venture capital, financial markets.

Peter presently operates a private family investment fund that looks at sectors that have been identified to have future growth and creative philanthropy both in Australia and globally. 


iain van der post

Iain van der Post graduated from the University of WA before joining the Sansom Capital. During his time at UWA, Iain gained invaluable experience interning at boutique financial institutions in London and Shanghai. Iain brings a passion for performance and optimism, operating across all disciplines within Sansom Capital.

During his time at Sansom Capital, Iain has assisted with direct investment strategy implementation, portfolio structuring and maintenance, financial modeling and credit analysis, corporate restructuring and business advisory services. Iain’s current sectors of focus are the resource, agriculture and energy sectors.