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Fawwaz Ahmed

Director


  • Industry start
    2013
  • Year joined
    2018

Fawwaz Ahmed is a Director on First Eagle Alternative Credit’s Direct Lending team. As a credit underwriter, he is responsible for originating, structuring and executing new investment opportunities. Fawwaz became part of First Eagle in 2020 upon the firm’s acquisition of THL Credit, which he had joined in 2018. Previously, he worked at Golub Capital underwriting debt financings for leveraged buyouts and recapitalizations of private equity-backed companies. Before that, he was an analyst in the sponsor-finance group at the Bank of Montreal. Fawwaz earned a BBA in finance and accounting from the Henry B. Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa.