Managing Director

Cyrus founded Harbor Ridge Capital in 2009 to support high-growth, boot-strapped technology companies, and their entrepreneurs, with a high level of sophistication, integrity and value-add, around M&A and financing transactions. Prior to Harbor Ridge Capital, Cyrus was a managing director with Layer 7 Capital, an investment bank focused on tech-enabled services, a co-founder of Shackleton Equity, a middle market private equity group focused on acquisitions of distressed assets, and an investment professional with Kayne Anderson Private Investors, a growth private equity fund with over $500 million under management, investing in tech-enabled services and software companies. Further, Cyrus became a CFO for a former client after advising on an acquisition their largest competitor, and raising the financing. Cyrus is FINRA licensed with Series 79, 82 and 63. Further he earned a B.A. degree in literature from the University of Southern California. In his off time, Cyrus enjoys cooking, surfing, snowboarding, hiking, reading, and spending time with friends and family. Cyrus is also an avid auto enthusiast, and close follower of sports such as boxing and professional basketball.