Mr. Samson is a private markets consultant and also serves as private markets counsel. Mr. Samson joined the firm in 2019 as part of the merger between Meketa and Pension Consulting Alliance (PCA). In addition to being a member of the private markets team, Mr. Samson is a member of the firm’s Compliance Committee.
Prior to joining PCA, Mr. Samson was lead counsel for Echo Health Ventures, the venture investment team of Cambia Health Solutions, and also served as lead counsel for several Cambia portfolio companies. Before that Mr. Samson practiced corporate law at Stoel Rives LLP, advising both public and private companies on a variety of transactional and securities matters, including M&A, equity and debt financings, and compliance. Mr. Samson began his career as an associate on the corporate strategy team at Deutsche Bank in New York.
Mr. Samson received his Bachelor of Arts from Hobart College and his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Lewis & Clark Law School. He is admitted to practice law in Oregon.