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, acquire businesses 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"

Approach to deal structure and process is flexible, creative and non-formulaic

Core Values


Integrity

Transparency

Passion

Smarts

As individuals, we are intellectually humble and internally driven

Selected Investments

current

Phoenix Suns
Forence by Mills
Beach House Group
Pattern by Tracee Ellis Ross
BodyBuilding.com
BodyFit
Sun Squad
InStride
Moon
Antsy Pants
Body Space
Beis
Author Solutions
Book of the Month
historical

Network Solutions
kanopy
Cinram
Pert Plus
Sure
Saffron Digital
Columbia House
Sky Mall
Direct Brands
Innovative Brands
wellments
1K
Actissia
Trend Homes
Fairmont Century Plaza
Promontory Park City
Esplanade
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts
The Ritz-Carlton