OUR TEAM

CYRUS MAGHAMI

CYRUS MAGHAMI

Managing Director

Mr. Maghami founded Harbor Ridge Capital and leads all facets of the group’s M&A and capital raise activities, including managing transaction processes, client management and business development. Prior to Harbor Ridge Capital, Mr. Maghami was a co-founder of Shackleton Equity, a middle market private equity group focused on acquisitions of distressed assets and companies in technology verticals. Prior to Shackleton, Mr. Maghami was a private equity investor with Kayne Anderson Private Investors, a growth-oriented private equity fund with over $500 million under management. During his tenure, Mr. Maghami was instrumental in the group’s execution of over 20 transactions, totaling over $300 million of invested capital, including transactions in IT solutions, software, and online marketing. Mr. Maghami is licensed with Series 82 and 63, and a registered representative with Fallbrook Capital Securities, a FINRA member firm, to perform securities transactions. Further he earned a B.A. degree in literature from the University of Southern California. Outside of work and on the weekends, Mr. Maghami enjoys seizing the day, including spending time outdoors hiking, going to the beach, taking a nice drive along the coast and spending time with his dog Serena.

PETER KIM

Senior Associate

Mr. Kim is responsible for performing industry research, financial analysis and supporting business development. Mr. Kim was formerly with TAP Advisors where he advised on M&A transactions in the Healthcare and Telecom industries. Prior to TAP Advisors, Mr. Kim was at Aleutian Capital, where he worked on M&A transactions in the lower middle market across all industries. Mr. Kim graduated with a B.S. in Finance and Marketing from Boston College. Outside of work, Peter enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.

AMITH GUTHI

Associate

Mr. Guthi is responsible for performing industry research, financial analysis and supporting business development.  Mr. Guthi was formerly working with Solganick & Co., a lower middle market investment bank, where he worked on opportunities in IT Services and Healthcare IT space. Prior to Solganick, Mr. Guthi ran a software start-up, focused on hedge fund and trading analytics. Mr. Guthi also worked at Intel Corporation where he led a large Warehouse Management big data solution. Mr. Guthi received his Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, graduating top-15 in the university, and currently, is an MBA student at USC’s, Marshall school of business. Outside of work, Mr. Guthi is an avid poker player, and enjoys playing tennis on the weekends.

ANNIE MURPHY

Executive Assistant

Annie is the executive assistant and active in marketing as well, supporting various administrative and assistant related tasks for the group. Annie graduated with a Bachelor in Media Arts from the University of Arizona.

GIL MIZRAHI

General Counsel – Fallbrook Capital

Gil joined Fallbrook in 2013 and brings with him a detailed approach to deal structuring as well as a legal perspective in the implementation of Fallbrook’s strategies and goals. He has counseled a wide array of clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses and individuals and has advised national businesses and organizations on federal and state regulatory measures. Gil was admitted to the State Bar of California and the U.S. District Court, Central District in December 2009 and graduated from The University of California, Santa Cruz with a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and Southwestern Law School with a Juris Doctorate.

WENDY ELLEN

Principal Compliance Officer - Fallbrook Capital

Wendy manages our M&A representatives as well as Compliance, Operations, Customer Accounts and is our Controller. She brings 27 years of financial operations, insurance, investment and management experience, having founded and run a successful Business Management company, Investment and Insurance Management firm and has worked with Fallbrook for over 15 years. Wendy holds Series 7, 24, 63, 99 securities licenses and is a Notary Public.