Lafayette Square Appoints Abhay Patel as Managing Director of Credit Origination in the Gulf Region

Maria Zubov

Managing Director, Portfolio Services

Maria Zubov is a Managing Director as Lafayette Square with over twenty years of experience across credit risk management, portfolio management and equity research. Prior to joining Lafayette, she was an Executive Director within Natixis' credit risk management department focused on the energy and infrastructure industries.

Previously, Maria served as Director at Credit Suisse and spent eleven years in the CRM and Portfolio Management departments, focused on origination and maintenance of a corporate portfolio of high yield and investment grade counterparties. She began her career at the American Stock Exchange in 1997.

Originally from St. Petersburg, Russia, Maria received an MBA from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business and BS from SUNY Binghamton. She holds Series 7, 63, 86 and 87 securities licenses and is a CFA Charterholder.