Prescience Investment Group was founded by Eiad Asbahi in 2009. A significant amount of Mr. Asbahi’s liquid net worth is invested alongside Prescience’ investors.
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. He has served on the boards of several community-oriented nonprofits in support of various causes, including youth mentorship, community leadership, entrepreneurship, and substance abuse prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation.