Niraj Shah

Vice President

Niraj Shah is a Vice President at RedBird Capital Partners, where he focuses on investments in the Sports/Leisure/Hospitality sector. 

In his current role at RedBird, Niraj is actively involved in the management and oversight of the investments in the YES Network, Skydance Media and OneTeam Partners. He also was active in the management and oversight of RedBird’s prior investment in On Location Experiences. 

Niraj was previously an Associate of Apax Partners, a global private equity firm, where he evaluated traditional leveraged buyout, minority investment and debt refinancing opportunities within the Media & Entertainment, Sports and Business Services industries.

Prior to Apax, Niraj was an Analyst in the Investment Banking Division of The Goldman Sachs Group, where he advised a variety of clients within the Consumer Retail Group on mergers and acquisitions, activism defense, equity and debt financings and leveraged buyouts.

Niraj received a B.S. in Finance and Marketing with honors from The Ohio State University, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.