Siamac Y. Afshar joined Acacia Financial Group, Inc. upon the firm’s founding in 2006. Mr. Afshar has expertise developing innovative financing solutions for a variety of public and governmental entities including, water/wastewater, transportation, health care, higher education, economic development, 501(c)(3) non-for-profit, multifamily housing, solid-waste, public power, state, county and municipal level clients.
Mr. Afshar’s primary responsibilities and expertise include providing primary, high-level, project management and analytical support to large, sophisticated State and Municipal issuers. Among Mr. Afshar’s clients served are the States of Illinois, Connecticut, Ohio, and Wisconsin, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the Delaware River Port Authority, and the Cities of Los Angeles and Philadelphia.
Mr. Afshar has extensive experience developing innovative and user-friendly cash flow models, reactive to simple and complex variables, specifically designed around the client’s needs. Mr. Afshar is also expert in the sizing and structuring new money and refunding transactions, tax-exempt and taxable issuances, and the structuring of complex derivative transactions. Mr. Afshar holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.