University of Pittsburgh

Yaleh Asadi, BSBA '15

Analyst, Financial Sponsors Group, KeyBanc Capital Markets

Yaleh Asadi

Yaleh Asadi, BSBA ’15, currently works at KeyBanc Capital Markets as an Investment Banking Analyst in the Financial Sponsors Group. She focuses on buy-side, sell-side, and financing opportunities for sponsor-backed companies, both public and private.

Prior to joining the firm, Yaleh was a student at the University of Pittsburgh where she was an active member of the Socially Responsible Investment Portfolio, Finance Club, and Students Consulting for Nonprofit Organizations (SCNO). She also served as President of Lambda Sigma Honors Society and was selected as one of seven Americans to attend the International Youth Leadership Conference in Prague. Following her time in Prague, Yaleh gave a speech to the University of Pittsburgh’s Board of Trustees discussing the importance of global camaraderie and experiential learning.

Outside of the University, Yaleh served as a financial consultant for the Cameroon Football Development Program, and aided with SEO optimization initiatives at Laughlin Children’s Center. She worked with various start-ups including GreenTowers, WEMU, and sMOOth. She also served as a founding member of an organization for empowering women worldwide.

Yaleh graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.S. in Finance, and recognition as a University Scholar. She was also the recipient of the College of Business Administration Alumni Leadership Award.