Eiad Asbahi is the founder and Managing Partner of Prescience Investment Group. A substantial amount of his liquid net worth and retirement funds are invested in the Prescience Investment Fund alongside Prescience’ clients.
Prior to founding Prescience, Mr. Asbahi worked as an investment analyst with several hedge fund managers in Manhattan, New York. He began as a generalist with Sand Spring Capital, analyzing debt and equity instruments across the capital structures of over-levered companies and special situations with focus on high yield debt, capital arbitrage, and special situation equities. He went on to work in a similar capacity as a consultant with Cohanzick Management and later Kinderhook Partners. At Kinderhook he focused exclusively on analyzing small-cap equities, identifying undervalued companies with exceptional growth prospects or impending catalysts that would serve to unlock intrinsic value.
Mr. Asbahi graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Microbiology from Louisiana State University and graduated at the top of his MBA class from LSU’s Flores MBA program. In 2012 he was selected as being in the top 5% of the 4,500+ analysts/ PM’s by analyst network Sumzero.com. In 2011, he was recognized by the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report as a recipient of the “Top 40 Under Forty” award, which recognizes 40 men and women under the age of forty who stand out in terms of professional achievement, leadership, and contributions to the community. He currently sits on the boards of nonprofits Boys and Girls Club, Forum 35, and O’Brien House.
Jacques Brousseau, CFA, is Managing Director of Prescience Investment Group. A substantial amount of his liquid net worth and retirement funds are invested in the Prescience Investment Fund alongside Prescience’ clients. Brousseau brings integral experience in the areas of portfolio management, fund operations, and analytics.
Prior to joining Prescience, Brousseau worked as an investment analyst with multiple hedge fund managers in Manhattan, New York. He began as an analyst with Sand Spring Capital, responsible for identifying investment opportunities and analyzing distressed companies across the capital structure. He then went on to work solely in equity analysis with Caveat Emptor Capital Management.
Brousseau graduated cum laude with a B.S. in Finance from Louisiana State University, graduated at the top of his MBA class from LSU’s Flores MBA program, and has achieved the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.
Brousseau is a member of NYSSA, the Houston Society of Financial Analysts, the CFA Society of Louisiana, and the CFA Institute.