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With the unique and uncharted scenarios that we all faced over the last year and a half, growing businesses in the market for private equity have had to face a whole new landscape. The economic climate forced companies to make changes to the way they do business and to the way they approach their fiscal needs. The role that private equity investors and advisors play in terms of the business world overall has perhaps never been more important.
Los Angeles is an area that has an abundance of leaders of influence who make a significant impact in the private equity space. For this issue, we’ve reviewed the careers of many of the most notable private equity related professionals in the region and have selected some of the very best to be showcased here. Divided into two alphabetically listed groups (Private Equity Investors and Private Equity Advisors), you’ll find some of Los Angeles’ leading experts on the subject, along with information about their careers and specialties.
Congratulations to each of the outstanding professionals who made this list and thank you for your contributions to the local business community’s success.
Leaders of Influence: Private Equity Investors
Anthony Berkus – Duff & Phelps, A Kroll LLC Business
Clay Bryan – FocalPoint Partners, LL
Nishita Cummings – Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P.
Steve Davis – Intrepid Investment Bankers
Ben Dunbar – Gerber Kawasaki Wealth and Investment Management
Adam Feit – MUFG Union Bank
Lloyd Greif – Greif & Co.
Jeri J. Harman – Avante Capital Partners
Jeremy Holland – The Riverside Company
Todd Kaltman – Duff & Phelps, a Kroll Company
Nathan Locke – Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P.
Michael Metzger – Drake Star Partners
Joel Montminy – Montminy & Co.
Cyrus Nikou – Atar Capital
Gary Rabishaw – Intrepid Investment Bankers
Nishen Radia – FocalPoint Partners, LLC
Stephen Rossi – Palm Tree LLC
Mark Sampson – Pacific Growth Investors, LLC
Marty Sarafa – Century Park Capital Partners
Patrick Shim – 1927 Capital Management, LLC
Aaron Solganick – Solganick & Company
Alex Soltani – Skyview Capital, LLC
George Swain – George Swain Investments
Anil Tammineedi – Angeleno Group
Jeff White – Skyview Capital, LLC
Guy Zaczepinski – Century Park Capital Partners
Jonathan Zucker – Intrepid Investment Bankers
Leaders of Influence: Advisors
Dan Clivner – Sidley Austin LLP
Anthony Consoli – Massumi + Consoli LLP
Jim Davidson – Avant Advisory Group
Suzie Doran – SingerLewak
Damon Fisher – Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Mehdi Khodadad – Sidley Austin LLP
Ari Lanin – Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Jonathan Littrell – Raines Feldman LLP
Rick Madden – Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Peter Massumi – Massumi + Consoli LLP
Anant Patel – GHJ
Trevor Saliba – NMS Consulting, Inc.
Christine Shin – Russ August & Kabat
Fabio Simi – Marsh
Natalie Tronkina – CohnReznick
Marc Wolf – CohnReznick