Faraj Elmagbari

Partner and Managing Director

About Faraj

Faraj is the Managing Director of Global Sales for Cresset Capital Management. He has more than 20 years of experience in team management, portfolio management, and business development. He leads the execution of our strategy in the market and is responsible for our global business performance by developing key relationships with high-net-worth individuals and families, and mid-size to large privately held businesses.

Prior to joining Cresset, Faraj most recently served as Senior Vice President of Global Banking for Bank of America Merrill Lynch. In that role, Faraj was responsible for managing and growing a portfolio of middle market clients and helping serve their complex financial needs. Previously, he spent 16 years with Wells Fargo in a similar capacity.

Faraj is a graduate of the University of Northern Colorado where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science. He was also a 3 year letterman, 3 year starting guard, and Captain for the University’s basketball team.

In his spare time Faraj enjoys traveling with his wife and 3 children, golf, and the Colorado outdoors.