Faris Elrabie

Managing Director

New York

Faris joined Greenhill in 2022. He provides strategic and financial advice to fund sponsors on a variety of sponsor-led and sponsor-level capital transactions and liquidity solutions.

Prior to joining Greenhill, Faris was the Chief Legal Officer of Alpine Investors and member of Alpine’s Executive Leadership Team. Before Alpine, Faris was a Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP and a founding member of Kirkland’s Los Angeles Investment Funds Group after practicing in New York.  At Kirkland, Faris’ practice included investment fund formation, a variety of secondary and fund-level transactions and strategic sponsor-level minority and majority sales, acquisitions and liquidity solutions. His experience also includes counseling sponsors through ordinary and extraordinary firm-wide and fund-specific economic, governance, transactional and operational matters involving team spin-outs, carry and fee plans, succession planning, product development, co-investment arrangements and syndications and sensitive investor relations matters. Before joining Kirkland, he worked in complex commercial litigation at Hahn & Hessen LLP.

Faris holds JD and MBA degrees from Fordham University and a BA from Ramapo College.