PE  Najafi Companies

http://www.najafi.com





     Office Locations:

The Esplanade
2525 East Camelback Road, Suite 850
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Phone: 602-476-0600
Fax: 602-476-0625

 

Stages:

  • Middle Market


 

Industries:

  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Sports & Entertainment

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    Description:

    Najafi Companies is an international private investment firm based in Phoenix, Arizona. Najafi Companies was originally operated as a unit of Pivotal Group, a Phoenix-based real estate investment and development company. In 2006, the partners transitioned to operate the private equity investment unit independently from Pivotal Group to better position the firm for growth. The firm makes highly-selective investments up to $1 billion in transaction value in companies with strong management teams across a variety of industries, and often in industries out of popular favor. Najafi funds investments with internally generated capital, not through a fund. The firm typically acquires controlling ownership interests in established businesses across the globe with strong management teams generating positive cash flows.



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Daniel T. Shum Partner
    Jahm Najafi Chief Executive Officer
    Tina Rhodes-Hall Chief Financial Officer

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      1K Studios
        web link


      Actissia
        web link


      Cinram
        web link


      Direct Brands
        web link


      DirectGroup-France
        web link


      Innovative Brands
        web link


      MeeGenius
        web link


      Pasta Pomodoro
        web link


      Phoenix Suns
        web link


      Saffron Digital
        web link


      SkyMall
        web link


      Snowflake Power
        web link


      Trend Homes
        web link


      West Wing Mountain
        web link


     

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