Lewis SamuelsSenior Client Partner & Founder
Lewis J. Samuels is the Founder of Morgan Samuels and has been a partner in predecessor firms since 1969. As a leading executive search professional in the engineering and construction sector, his career has focused on global senior technical and management searches for clients in the fields of infrastructure, engineering design, construction, oil/gas, conventional and nuclear power, mining, and pharmaceutical. Lewis has managed over 1,000 searches for general management, sales and marketing, project management, finance, and human resources. Emphasis has been in The Americas, Middle East, and Asia. For five years, Lewis led the company’s real estate syndication, REIT and mutual fund practices, and for 17 years ran our global practice from the United Kingdom. His specialties are executive compensation and competitive analysis consulting.
Prior to establishing Morgan Samuels, Lewis worked with Corning Glass Works and Joy Manufacturing in the process machinery and pollution control industries. Initially in process design and construction, Lewis moved on to work in sales and finally as a Business Line Manager.
Lewis attended St. John’s University for his MBA and also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from New York University.