Shaia Hosseinzadeh is the Managing Partner of OnyxPoint Global Management. Mr. Hosseinzadeh has been active in energy private equity, corporate finance and restructurings for nearly two decades. He oversees all key aspects of the Firm’s investment activities.
Prior to forming OnyxPoint in 2017, Mr. Hosseinzadeh was a Managing Director and the Head of Energy and Natural Resources at WL Ross & Co. He was also a member of WL Ross’ Energy Investment Committee. At WL Ross & Co., Mr. Hosseinzadeh led over 25 investments in the energy and natural resources sectors and had overall fundraising and portfolio management responsibilities for the firm’s energy investments. In the six years prior to joining WL Ross & Co., Mr. Hosseinzadeh was employed by Apollo Global Management in New York.
Prior to that, Mr. Hosseinzadeh worked in the Investment Banking Group at Credit Suisse First Boston. In addition to his board positions with the Firm’s portfolio companies, Mr. Hosseinzadeh is also a member of the Energy Security Task Force at the Brookings Institution and he also serves as a sustaining board member of Youth Inc., a non-for-profit venture philanthropy organization focused on education.