Shane Battier Joins Garnett Station Partners as Senior Advisor

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Garnett Station Partners (“Garnett Station”), a New York-based principal investment firm that manages over $2 billion of assets, today announced that Shane Battier has joined the firm as a Senior Advisor. In this role, Mr. Battier will work with Garnett Station’s portfolio companies to optimize organizational design and integrate data-based decision making to improve operations. He currently sits on the Board of Authentic Restaurant Brands (“ARB”), a Garnett Station portfolio company.

Following a distinguished NBA and collegiate basketball career, Mr. Battier has established himself as a trusted advisor to numerous organizations, leveraging the power of data analytics to pinpoint optimal strengths and weaknesses and help leaders operate their businesses more effectively. From 2017-2021, Mr. Battier served as Vice President of Analytics and Basketball Development for the Miami Heat. He also has served as a board member for YEXT, the BOA Acquisition Company and Arctos Sports Partners. In 2008, Mr. Battier founded the Battier Take Charge Foundation alongside his wife Heidi, which provides resources for furthering the education of underserved youth.

We are thrilled to have Shane join Garnett Station following a tremendous year of growth for our team and portfolio. Shane’s expertise in implementing data analytics and enhancing organization structure to achieve actionable results will be critical in the continued success of our brands. We look forward to having him work with the leadership teams across our portfolio,” said Alex Sloane, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Garnett Station.

Mr. Battier added, “It has been great working with Matt, Alex and GSP thus far as a Board Member of Authentic Restaurant Brands. I am looking forward to partnering with the other teams behind GSP’s impressive portfolio to accelerate growth and help them reach their full potential.”

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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