Andrew Samson

Primary Focus

Fixed Income

Investment Banking

Corporate Banking


Leveraged Finance

Andrew is a Director and search consultant based out of the London office.  He joined Options Group in 2010 to help build the firm's European Primary and Secondary Debt Markets capabilities, and focuses on the Fixed Income and Investment Banking sectors.   During his tenure with the firm, Andrew has set a track record of completing mandates across Investment Grade, Leveraged Finance & High Yield and Distressed Credit for roles on both the buy-side and sell-side in Origination, Research and Trading.  Prior to Options Group, he  specialized in debt and structured finance placements at a Global Search firm, where he successfully originated and executed senior-level buy-side and sell-side mandates across the UK, Asia, and the Middle East.  Andrew started his career in 2000 as a credit and corporate coverage banker for a European Bank where he worked for six years before moving into the search industry.


He received a Bachelor's Degree, with Honors, in Business Management from Middlesex University.