- New York, NY
Hi, I'm Azhar Quader. Welcome to my profile!
Azhar Quader's Bio:
Azhar Quader is an investment professional and entrepreneur based in New York. Azhar is a fundamental value investor who invests across the capital structure in corporate debt and equity securities. Azhar has also started several companies and is a relentless entrepreneur. He is also an active angel investor in disruptive startups.
When not at work you can find Azhar participating in a number of philanthropic endeavors and nonprofit organizations such as the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Charity: Water and Indego Africa.
Azhar Quader's Experience:
CIO/PM at Queens Court Capital Management2009 - Present | New York, NY
Investments across equities and credit. * Special Situation and Event Driven Equities * Value + Catalyst * Structured Credit * Liquid Credit Products (Index, Options, Tranches, Single Names) * Stressed and Distressed Corporate Credit * Non Performing Loan Portfolios * Collateralized Loan Obligations (CLO) * Private Credit and Esoterics * Specialty Finance
Board Member at Convene Conference Centers2009 - Present
Convene provides specialized conference spaces and integrated services for off-site professional meetings. Locations in NY, DC, and Philly to host 2-400 participants. We are a company who recognizes that environment has the power to affect the success and satisfaction of the user experience. With nearly 200 empowered and passionate staff, all services are in-sourced and administered by Convene. This includes Convene’s own meeting production and service teams; culinary service – delivered by resident executive chefs; and technology services. Convene’s in-house service specialists oversee every aspect of meeting planners’ needs through anticipatory service and purpose-built spaces. Every detail has been thought through – ergonomics, furniture, meeting storage, and more – in order to create the best meeting outcome for important collaborations including training, board meetings, think tanks and focus groups, video and hybrid conferences, shareholder meetings and other occasions that require highly productive, group work space.
Analyst at Perry Capital2013 - 2014 | New York
Focus on special situations, event/catalyst names, stressed/distressed debt, liquidations, credit options/index hedging, and structured credit. Absolute Income Fund.
Vice President at Morgan Stanley2007 - 2009 | New York
Corporate credit derivatives: structuring and trading
Associate at Credit Suisse2003 - 2007
Fixed income structuring, trading, research and product management across HY (loans, bonds, CDS) , distressed debt and ABS securities.
Azhar Quader's Education:
Columbia University in the City of New YorkBAConcentration: Mathematics and Economics
Columbia Business SchoolMBAConcentration: Finance, Value Investing
Azhar Quader's Interests & Activities:
Volunteering, Investments, Travel, Food, Startups