Shadi Salman is a Vice President and Head of Coverage for the United Arab Emirates within the Fund Placement Division at Greenstone Equity Partners.
Mr. Salman’s career has spanned over ten years in investment banking, across asset classes and geographies.
Most recently, Mr. Salman worked as a Vice President and Lead Analyst within the Equity Research Division at SHUAA Capital in Dubai, the region’s oldest and most storied investment bank, responsible for publishing and marketing investment views on the GCC insurance sector for SHUAA’s institutional client base. Prior to this, Mr. Salman worked as an Associate Director within the Equity Research Division at Arqaam Capital, a leading Dubai-based investment bank focused on emerging and frontier markets, covering financial institutions across the MENA and SSA regions. Mr. Salman started his career at Credit Suisse in London, working within Debt Capital Markets where he helped investment-grade Western European corporates raise over USD 20bn in debt. Subsequently at Credit Suisse, he worked within the Liability Management team with a global-remit (excluding the Americas) to help high-yield corporates, financial institutions and sovereigns alike restructure their capital, through exchanges, tenders and consent solicitations of secondary debt.
Mr. Salman is a CFA charterholder and holds a BSC(Hons) in Investment & Financial Risk Management from Cass Business School in London, United Kingdom.