Shahid has held global roles in convertible bonds, equity derivatives, and public/private credit at a variety of top-tier firms. At Caspian Securities, he was on the trading desk for agency and proprietary convertible bonds. At HBK in London, he was a director managing the European and Asia ex-Japan business focused primarily on equity derivatives and convertible bonds. At D.B. Zwirn & Co., he managed the European and Asian public credit business across New York, London, Hong Kong and Singapore. And before that, he founded and ran the Fortensa Special Opportunities fund in Singapore, investing in credit and credit-linked opportunities in Asia.
Shahid holds a BSc (Hons) in mathematics from King’s College London.