KOROSH FARAZAD BIO
Mr. Korosh Farazad is the Founder and Chairman of Farazad Group of Companies. Farazad Group Ltd. Consists of the subsidiary companies, Farazad Investments, Farazad Advisory, Farazad Ventures and Farazad Facility Services.
As the acting CEO of Farazad Investments (FI), Mr. Farazad, asserts market integrity and an unconventional approach to Structured Financing. He was awarded by the IAIR Awards as the ‘CEO of the Year for Structured Finance Europe Middle East & Africa (EMEA)’ 2015, and awarded with the ‘Best Structured Finance Company 2015’, by the European CEO. FI is headquartered in the United Kingdom and proud member of British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA).
FI currently operates across five continents, with a presence in the United Kingdom, Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific, Australia and United States, with an ever expanding portfolio and new innovative funding ventures worldwide.
Mr. Farazad’s unique approach has been at the forefront to the firm’s success and paved the way for international recognition from regulatory bodies, who actively seek out his expertise. It is this transparent approach to financing and creative thinking, which introduced an award winning in-house financing formula, which has been praised by international Institutions aspiring to adopt the formula and enhance traditional funding methodology.
FI’s capability in the lending market strengthened with access not only to Regulated Funding Houses, but also to Private Family Offices that often demonstrate more willingness to compete in the market. FI's survival during challenging times, counted on Mr. Farazad’s ability to diversify and establish a secure platform, by adapting the traditional mechanics of conventional financing, in a volatile market. FI has successfully assisted in advising and structuring projects for funding valued over USD $3.7bn to date.
FI is specialized in accessing capital for projects via sophisticated, highly structured debt and equity solutions. FI’s experienced portfolio of international investors has uniquely positioned and facilitated FI as one of the most recognised and proven Boutique Investment Houses, with global access to capital and industry focused expertise.