Andrew Friedman is a Managing Director at SAMCO Capital Markets, Inc. He joined SAMCO in January, 2015. Mr. Friedman previously served at Southwest Securities, Inc. as Vice President where he acted as Financial Advisor to several Cities, Schools and Special Districts. Before Southwest Securities, Mr. Friedman was a quantitative analyst at RBC Capital Markets where his work was focused on pursing underwriting opportunities for the firm throughout the State of Texas. Mr. Friedman began his career at the Municipal Advisory Council of Texas where his duties included creating and updating the Texas Municipal Reports which provide a detailed analysis of municipal issuers’ financial position, overall economy, and detailed view of their debts.
Mr. Friedman graduated from Texas Tech University with degrees in Finance and Accounting. He is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority as a Municipal Advisor Representative (Series 50), General Securities Representative (Series 7), Investment Banking Representative (Series 79) and Uniform Securities Agent State Law (Series 63).