OUR TEAM

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 79, 82 and 63. 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. 

ARHANT BATRA

Associate

Arhant is responsible for primary research, in depth financial analysis and supporting business development. Previously, he worked at Archetype Solutions Group, a Philadelphia based VC , as well as Boston Consulting Group, gaining a strong and diversified skillset to manage data and conduct financial analysis. He was very active at UCLA and has lead multiple student organizations in areas of entrepreneurship, consulting and social work. He was a part of the Benjamin Graham Value Investing Cohort at UCLA and majored in Quantitative Economics and minored in Entrepreneurship. Arhant is also a Manchester United fan and loves playing fantasy sports as well as soccer and Texas Hold’em.

KEVIN BRAGER

Head of CFO and Controller Services

Kevin is responsible for supporting Harbor Ridge Capital’s Outsourced Controller & CFO Services. His primary focus is on providing accounting support and oversight to ensure companies have reliable and timely financial reporting, which can be used by business owners to manage their business and present a clear financial picture to potential buyers, investors, and other external parties. Prior to Harbor Ridge Capital, Kevin worked at multiple public accounting firms where he performed outsourced Controller & CFO services, audit readiness & due diligence support, financial statement audits of publicly traded companies, tax return preparation for partnerships & corporations, and accounting systems implementations. Kevin has worked extensively with privately held businesses in all stages of their lifecycle, from start-up to growth to exit, and ensures that the financial and accounting reporting meets the needs of business owners along the way.

Kevin earned a BS in Accounting from Miami (Ohio) University where he graduated magna cum laude. Outside of work, Kevin is an avid sports fan who enjoys playing basketball, soccer, and football.

CHARLES JORDAN

Chief Compliance Officer of Ashland Securities

Mr. Jordan is the President of Ashland Securities, the principal of Harbor Ridge Capital’s Broker Dealer. Prior to founding Ashland Securities, he was the president, founder and chief compliance officer of BA Securities, LLC. Established in 2010, BA Securities was one of the first independent broker-dealers designed to cater to independent Investment Bankers and Placement Agents. Mr. Jordan successfully sold the company in 2016. Prior to founding BA Securities, he was a partner at Creative Financial Group, a 45-year-old wealth management firm which focused on strategic planning for middle market businesses and their shareholders. At age 25 he became the youngest Masters Qualifier in New England Financial’ s 174 year history. He has advised numerous closely held businesses with regards to risk management, capital structure, and strategic financial planning.

Mr. Jordan received a B.S. in finance from Florida State University and was a member of the Golden Key and Phi Kappa Phi honor societies. Mr. Jordan holds Series 6,7,24,27,63,79 and 99 Licenses.

Securities Products and Investment Banking Services are offered through Ashland Securities, LLC.

Supervised by the Home Office, located at 80 S.W. 8th Street, Suite 2000 Miami, Florida 33130. Phone Number 305-279-3176.  Member FINRA SIPC. Please refer to BrokerCheck for more information about Ashland Securities, LLC. Harbor Ridge Capital and Ashland Securities, LLC are separate and unaffiliated entities.

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