Farha Aslam is the founder and Managing Partner at Crescent House Capital.
Ms. Aslam has worked in the finance industry since 1996. She was a Managing Director at Stephens Inc. and led the firm’s Food and Agribusiness equity research team. At Stephens, Ms. Aslam built a top tier research franchise that spanned the grain, ethanol, protein, and packaged food sectors and successfully positioned several lead managed equity offerings and debt financings. Her client relationships include business executives, global portfolio managers, private equity firms, and sovereign funds. Prior to Stephens, she was a Vice-President at Merrill Lynch and a Risk Management Advisor at UBS.
Ms. Aslam serves on the Board of Directors of Pilgrims Pride, a leading poultry processor, PSSI, a company focused on food safety, as well as, Saffron Road, a natural food producer and marketer. She is also a board member at Developments in Literacy.
Ms. Aslam graduated from the University of California with a B.A. degree in Economics. She holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Columbia University.