September 15, 2010 – Global executive search and strategic consulting firm Options Group has restructured its banking practice to mimic the sector-based approach of investment banking. The practice will dedicate senior consultants to specific revenue generating areas including FIG, energy, healthcare, TMT, consumer/retail, and general industrials. “The same intensity and industry intelligence that has always driven the growth of Options Group is at the core of our Investment Banking Practice,” said Michael Karp, co-founder. “My partner, Ike Suri, and Tom Cleary are taking the lead in this initiative and are innovating in a way that will clearly benefit our clients. Options Group is focused on the investment banking practice as an important area of growth and we are committed to building the industry's best team globally.” Founded in 1992, Options Group is a global executive search, market intelligence and strategic consulting firm with a focus on the financial services industry.