Issa Ashqar joined GMS Capital Partners LLC in January 2018. His responsibilities include evaluating, advising on and executing private equity investment opportunities in North America, as well as providing support in transactions in connection with GMS Holdings’ portfolio globally.
Prior to joining GMS Capital Partners, Issa was as an Analyst at Denuo Capital Group, a Montreal-based boutique financial advisory firm. At Denuo Capital, Issa advised on sell-side M&A and Private Equity transactions mandates. During his years as an undergraduate student, Issa completed internships with PwC and Capital Investments (Corporate Finance Advisory).
Previously, Issa was a member of the Junior Jordanian National Basketball Team and has represented Jordan in several regional and international tournaments.
Issa holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Accounting and Finance) from McGill University and has passed all three Levels of the CFA exam.