Asad has over 14 years of experience in private equity investing and corporate finance. Prior to Apis, Asad was a Partner at Wolfensohn Fund Management, a private equity fund specializing in financial services in emerging markets. Asad headed the firm’s London office and was actively involved in originating, executing and managing the fund’s financial sector investments, ranging from consumer finance lenders to stock exchanges.
Previously, Asad was the Director of Acquisitions & Investments at The Resource Group (TRG), a global investment holding company where his experience included over 10 private equity style investments in the business services sector. Asad started his career at Lazard where he worked on over 10 M&A transactions with an aggregate value of over $14bn. Asad has also served on the board of directors of 4 portfolio companies.
Asad holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in Economics from Georgetown University.