Firas Alnaji is an Assistant Vice President in the Fund Placement Division at Greenstone Equity Partners.
Prior to joining Greenstone, Mr. Alnaji worked for Samba Financial Group, one of the region’s largest banks based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as part of the Private Equity and Direct Investments team. At Samba, Mr. Alnaji conducted analysis and due diligence on target private equity funds and investment opportunities. Mr. Alnaji also assisted senior team members throughout the deal process, as well as having the responsibility of monitoring the portfolio and preparing investment memorandums and annual reviews. Mr. Alnaji specialized in establishing relationships with international and regional fund managers, and was able to source investment opportunities in the MENA region through relationships with regional firms.
Prior to Samba, Mr. Alnaji participated in internships at Saudi Aramco and Saudi British Bank (SABB).
Mr. Alnaji is a Saudi Arabian national and holds a BA in Finance and Business Administration from Portland State University, USA.