Ashees Jain

Ashees Jain

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Ashees Jain is the Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Blue Elephant Capital Management. He is responsible for overseeing portfolio investments and risk management at the firm. He also focuses on the legal, operational, structuring, and esoteric risk components of the investment pipeline. Jain is a financial executive with over 17 years of experience managing portfolios and trading complex financial securities, including structured products, hybrids, and derivatives. He is one of the leading authorities in the lending industry in the United States.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Jain has received Series 7 and 63 securities licenses. 
  • He has been granted two patents for developing novel financial debt products. 
  • While at Nomura Securities, he developed innovative risk management methodologies and built out electronic trading capabilities. 
  • While at Barclays Capital, he traded derivative-based securities in both New York and London