Faris Saah, MS

Founder and Managing Partner, Quansoo Partners
Faris Saah has over twenty years of experience in the financial services industry. He is currently managing partner of Quansoo Partners, a consulting firm providing critical assistance to emerging alternative asset managers in the US and China. Prior to this, he co-headed Avalon Capital, an alternative asset manager focused on leveraged finance. Before Avalon, Saah was head of credit research for the US in the Customized Credit Strategies Unit of Blackstone/GSO where he was on both the management committee and investment committee and was responsible for a team of sixteen industry sector analysts. Prior to Blackstone, Saah was a senior credit analyst in Pequot Capital Management's long/short and short-only credit hedge funds. Before Pequot, Saah had extensive experience as a distressed credit analyst and held investment banking positions at Morgan Stanley and JP Morgan. Saah graduated cum laude with a BS in industrial engineering and operations research from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and received an MS (with distinction) in management science and finance from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Sloan School of Management.


  • MS Massachusetts Institute of Technology