Grain Management welcomes Abbas Hasan to its investment team
Experienced portfolio manager with extensive credit and special situation expertise
WASHINGTON, April 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Grain Management, LLC (“Grain”), a leading private equity firm focused on investments in the global communications industry, today announced that veteran credit investment professional Abbas Hasan has joined the firm as as Director and Senior Portfolio Manager.
Mr. Hasan previously served as a Principal at HIG Capital, with a focus on credit and special situations. Prior to this role, Mr. Hasan held portfolio and credit management positions at Lazard Alternative Investments and American Capital, Ltd., a publicly traded leveraged buyout and mezzanine debt fund. He obtained a BS – Economics from the Wharton School, The University of Pennsylvaniaand an MBA – Finance and International Trade from Colombia Business School.
“We are delighted that Abbas is joining Grain to explore opportunities in the dynamic TMT sector,” said Craig Phillips, Managing Director and Chief Operating and Growth Officer. “Abbas’ deep experience in private credit and special-situation investing will complement the company’s deep expertise in telecommunications and digital infrastructure.”
“We are deeply committed to being the leading market investor in the digital infrastructure space that is driving the transformation of the global economy,” said David Grain, Founder and CEO of Grain. “Participating in various parts of the capital structure of dynamic growing companies in this sector is a natural extension of our current focus and leverages our local expertise.”
“It is a privilege to join Grain and play a role in growing the business,” said Abbas. “I look forward to working with the team to explore opportunities in the TMT sector.”
About grain management
Grain Management, LLC is a leading global investment firm focused on communications infrastructure and technology companies that connect the world to the information economy. Founded in 2007, the firm invests exclusively in the global telecommunications sector, using a rigorous, data-driven process backed by deep industry expertise to identify investment opportunities in key areas of communications infrastructure. , including fiber networks, wireless spectrum and cell towers. For more information, visit graingp.com.
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