Los Angeles, CA – Corridor Capital is pleased to announce the promotion to Principal of two members of its team: Iman Navi and Shaun Wright. These promotions follow the continued growth of the firm and each professional’s meaningful contribution to the successful investment of Corridor Capital II, L.P.
As a member of the firm’s investment team, Iman has played an integral role in evaluating, underwriting, negotiating, financing and monitoring the firm’s investments in new portfolio companies and add-on acquisitions.
Iman joined Corridor in 2014 as a Vice President following roles in private equity and investment banking with Lovell Minnick Partners and Macquarie Securities. He earned his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and graduated with a B.A. in Economics and minor in Accounting, cum laude, from the University of California at Los Angeles. Iman currently serves on the boards of Consolidated Flooring, LLC and IE Food Holdings, LLC.
“We are very excited to recognize the professional development and distinguished contribution of Iman to the firm’s investment activities. The promotion is a reflection of his leadership, investment acumen and commitment to supporting our management partners, investors and team members in building great lower middle market companies.” said Corridor CEO Craig Enenstein, “With the increased responsibilities of Iman, Corridor now has three senior investment professionals leading our firm’s transactions, and with the expanded capabilities, has accelerated Corridor’s pace of investment in lower middle market businesses, poised to benefit from our active form of transformational partnership investing.”
Shaun joined Corridor in 2013 as its Director of Business Development from Platinum Equity, where he focused on originating and evaluating new lower middle market acquisitions. Shaun leads the firm’s origination efforts and has been a key influence in the implementation of a scalable, CRM-driven business development platform at Corridor. Shaun maintains active relationships with an extensive universe of boutique and middle market intermediaries, as well as pursues proactive, thematic searches for platform and add-on acquisitions. Craig shared, “Shaun is terrific at ensuring we have a regular dialog with a national network of valued investment banking relationships and other less traditional sources of investment opportunities. I have enormous respect for Shaun’s comprehensive, professional approach to building quality relationships and maintaining the frequency of interactions necessary for us to be in the flow of opportunities which closely align with our ability to serve as an ethical solution to companies facing critical inflection points or complex transaction dynamics.” Shaun began his career in accounting completing his licensure as a CPA and received a B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara.