The Najafi Companies

The Najafi Companies is based in Phoenix with offices in Los Angeles and New York

We are an entrepreneurially driven private investment firm founded by Jahm Najafi in 2002

The firm makes highly selective investments across industries, with deep experience in media, technology, consumer, sports, retail & other sectors

We are concentrators, not diversifiers

Najafi funds its investments with internally generated capital, enabling us to think long-term, move quickly and operate in true alignment with management

Our passion is to invest and create value in areas that are underserved or undergoing rapid transformation

We partner with world-class, entrepreneurial teams

Investment Philosophy



Highly selective, concentrated, long-term

Principled, nimble, relationship-driven

Autonomous management teams with oversight approach as a "board of debaters, not board of directors"

Deal structure and acquisitions are flexible, creative and non-formulaic

Core Values



Integrity

Transparency

Passion

Smarts

As individuals, we are intellectually humble and internally driven

Selected Investments
(historical and current)

Network Solutions
Phoenix Suns
Cinram
kanopy
Pert Plus
Sure
Sky Mall
Book of the Month
Beach House Group
Saffron Digital
Author Solutions
1K
Actissia
Direct Brands
Innovative Brands
wellments
Promontory Park City
Trend Homes
Esplanade
Fairmont Century Plaza
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts
The Ritz-Carlton