NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Garnett Station Partners (“Garnett Station”), a New York-based principal investment firm that manages over $2.2 billion of assets, today announced three promotions on their investment team: Rafi Haramati to Principal, Will Edmonds to Vice President and Brett Bakies to Senior Associate. These promotions reflect the firm’s continued efforts to cultivate and retain best-in-class investment professionals dedicated to driving value for Garnett Station’s growing portfolio of brands.
- Rafi Haramati has been essential in executing the firm’s deals in the food & beverage, consumer services and automotive sectors since he joined Garnett Station in 2020. As Principal, Haramati will play a significant role in Garnett Station’s deal sourcing, execution and portfolio optimization. Prior to Garnett Station, Haramati worked at TriArtisan Capital Advisors as a Senior Associate.
- Will Edmonds began his time at Garnett Station as a Senior Associate in 2023. As Vice President, Edmonds will help lead new investment opportunities and oversee existing investments. Prior to Garnett Station, Edmonds served as an Associate at Ridgemont Equity Partners.
- Brett Bakies joined Garnett Station in 2022 and has been involved in several of Garnett Station’s recent deals across its food & beverage and automotive portfolios. As Senior Associate, Bakies will expand his responsibilities on the investment team, including supporting Garnett Station’s rigorous diligence process and deal execution.
“A few months ago, Garnett Station Partners celebrated its 10-year anniversary – a milestone that was made possible by the outstanding dedication and extraordinary talent of our entire team,” said Matt Perelman, Co-Founder and Managing Partner.
Alex Sloane, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, added, “Rafi, Will and Brett have been invaluable assets to our team, and we are thrilled to see them grow into these new roles where they will continue to enhance our strong culture and build value for our investment funds.”
About Garnett Station Partners
Garnett Station Partners is a principal investment firm founded in 2013 by Matt Perelman and Alex Sloane that manages over $2.2 billion of assets. Garnett Station partners with experienced and entrepreneurial management teams and strategic investors to build value for its portfolio of growth platforms. The firm draws on its global relationships, operational experience and rigorous diligence process to source, underwrite and manage investments. Core sectors include consumer and business services, health & wellness, automotive, and food & beverage. Garnett Station’s culture is based on the principles of entrepreneurship, collaboration, analytical rigor and accountability. For more information, please visit garnettstation.com.
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