Samantha Knowles - Laurence Simons

Samantha Knowles.

Director, Talent Acquisition & Delivery


Samantha is Director and Head of Talent Acquisition & Delivery at Laurence Simons. A qualified UK solicitor by background, she now has more than 20 years of global search experience. Samantha has partnered with a broad range of international companies, both big and small. She has particular expertise supporting General Counsel and senior legal, compliance, privacy and IP appointments for life sciences, technology, manufacturing, FMCG, retail/luxury goods, automotive and transport industries across Europe, USA and APAC. Samantha is also a personal performance coach and a Lumina Spark practicitioner. She speaks native English and good enough (!) French.


Away from the world of legal search, Samantha has a passion for all things sporty, as a participant and keen observer. She also consumes anything relating to the study of human behaviour.



B.A., Communications & Languages

Qualified Personal Development Coach