Sameer Shamsi, longstanding secondaries professional, began his new role with Houlihan Lokey as a Managing Director and Head of Secondaries for the firm’s Private Fund group in May 2021. Based in New York, Shamsi has spent the last four years on the secondaries team with Credit Suisse’s Private Fund Group business. He has also held senior roles at Evercore and UBS. Just last year, Credit Suisse merged its private fund group and secondaries advisory into Capital Solutions, helmed by Paul Van Hook and Jeremy Duskin.