Niraj Shah

Vice President

Niraj Shah is a Vice President at RedBird Capital Partners, where he is responsible for diligencing targets under review for investment, as well as constructing the accompanying financial models and presentations in support of investment decisions.

In his current role at RedBird, Niraj focuses on Sports/Leisure/Hospitality businesses as well as Life Insurance companies. He is active in the investments in On Location Experiences as well as Lifeline Capital Management.

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.