Managing Partner, CIO

Managing Partner, CIO

Nasser A. Ahmad – Managing Partner, CIO


Mr. Ahmad is the Managing Partner and CIO of DA Capital. Mr. Ahmad most recently served as co-CEO of Seatown Holdings, an investment company wholly owned by Temasek Holdings. He was in that role from January 2010 to August 2011. Mr. Ahmad remained in his role as Managing Partner of DA Capital while he was at Seatown Holdings. Prior to co-founding DA Capital in 2005, Mr. Ahmad was a Managing Director of Credit Suisse (“CS”) and the Chief Investment Officer for the Diversified Credit Hedge Fund Group. Before that, he was co-Head of Global Cash and Derivatives Credit Trading within the Fixed Income Division at CS. Mr. Ahmad joined CS in 1993 as an Associate in Fixed Income Research. He joined the corporate bond trading desk in 1996 and was appointed co-head of the business in 1999. Prior to joining CS, Mr. Ahmad spent a year with Salomon Brothers Inc. in its Bond Portfolio Analysis Group. Mr. Ahmad graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a S.B. and S.M. in Electrical Engineering.