Barsam Lakani
Head of Prime Brokerage Sales

BBarsam Lakani is a Managing Director and the Global Head of Prime Services Sales at Jefferies. Mr. Lakani is responsible for Jefferies’ efforts to partner with clients around their traditional Prime Brokerage needs, spanning capital and business formation goals, outsourced trading and financing needs and other advisory services which Jefferies delivers to its institutional clients.

With a focus ranging from start-up hedge funds through to well-established hedge funds, the Jefferies group partners with funds to design and implement strategic solutions spanning portfolio financing, capital markets, research, and capital formation needs. Prior to Jefferies Barsam was with Bank of America Merrill Lynch, working in the Prime Brokerage group. He graduated from UCL in the UK with First Class Honors.​