Mark Hallett

Primary Focus

Renewable Energy Project Finance

Structured Finance

Private Equity

Investment Banking

Asset Management

Mark is an Executive Director with Options Group New York, where he focuses on recruitment in Renewable Energy Project Finance, Asset backed and other Structured Finance, Private Equity, Asset Management and Investment Banking. He rejoined the firm in 2013. Previously, Mark spent 12 years at Lucas Group as Head of its Capital Markets Division. During his tenure, Mark was the top revenue producer in the firm, achieving an international reputation as one of the “go to” recruiters in the areas of structured finance and alternative energy/private equity. Prior to Lucas Group, Mark served his first stint with Options Group as the founder of the firm’s Legal Division (1995-2000).


In this capacity, he recruited lawyers as transactors for legally-intensive structured products businesses in international investment banks. Such businesses included structured tax trading and CDO’s. Before that, Mark had a successful career recruiting law firm partners and negotiating law firm mergers. Prior to that, Mark spent 12 years as a Commercial and Bankruptcy Litigator in New York-based Am Law 100 law firms.


He received his JD from Brooklyn Law School and is a graduate of SUNY Buffalo, magna cum laude.