GRAYS PEAK CAPITAL

 

A GLOBAL INVESTMENT FIRM

Grays Peak Capital is a global alternative investments firm currently managing assets for a diverse investor base of high-net worth individuals, family offices and institutions. Our portfolio includes multinational brands that have created value by disrupting mature industries and embracing technological innovation.

STRATEGY

THE GRAYS PEAK PROCESS

Grays Peak has a flexible mandate to invest in both private and public transactions across the capital structure of transformative consumer and technology companies. Grays Peak has a differentiated approach to sourcing and diligence which utilizes a diverse ecosystem of operating partners across verticals from contract manufacturing to e-commerce to branding and marketing.

LEAD

Our goal is to partner with seed to late-stage private and public companies that use technology to catalyze change.

ELEVATE

Along with our financial and operational expertise, we help companies to achieve superior brand recognition and increased market share by leveraging our integrated eco-system of operating partners across verticals.

SCALE

Through our hands-on approach, we help our portfolio companies scale faster and achieve increased profitability with a focus on creating long-term value.

A NETWORK OF PROFESSIONALS

The team at Grays Peak team has over 60 years of interdisciplinary investment and strategy experience comprised of hedge fund, venture capital, financial & advisory, investment banking, market research, and portfolio management. In addition, we have built a network of professionals with technical and executive talent, top media and marketing resources as well as manufacturing expertise.

DIFFERENTIATED PLATFORM

STRATEGIC CAPITAL

Capital that scales and structured to achieve specific needs.

E-COMMERCE GROWTH

Experienced e-commerce partners to accelerate growth

MANAGEMENT EXPERTISE

Network of operating partners in variety of industries

MANUFACTURING PARTNERS

Outsourced manufacturing capabilities across verticals

OUR PORTFOLIO

Grays Peak principals have partnered with innovative businesses and have had a successful long-term track record across many sectors.

TEAM

SCOTT STEVENS

Partner

Scott has over twenty years of global investment experience in finance, technology, consulting and M&A. Prior to Grays Peak, Scott was a Portfolio Manager at some of the leading equity long/short hedge funds spanning a successful sixteen year career in public market investing. He began his hedge fund career at Coatue Capital as one of the early investment professionals and then held key positions at Ivory Capital, Strata Capital, SAC Capital and JAT Capital. During his tenure Scott managed multibillion-dollar portfolios in the technology, media and telecom sectors. Before joining the buy-side, Scott was an Analyst at Merrill Lynch & Co. in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group where he completed over $20 billion of transactions in various sectors including aerospace/defense, media, healthcare, and energy. He also worked in Merrill’s Global Communications Group where he served as an Analyst for the Taurus Fund, a private equity fund specializing in early to mid-stage telecommunications investments. Scott graduated from the University of Michigan (BA Economics).

CHRIS BRIDGES

Partner

Chris has been an entrepreneur and operator for over 15 years. Most recently he founded Vessix, a flexible B2B payment solution provider for the aviation industry. Vessix was accepted into a tech accelerator (LaunchPad LA) at the end of 2012. In 2013 the company moved from Colorado to Los Angeles and began operations. Vessix is an FBO Management/POS platform + virtual credit card issuing business in private aviation. Vessix built a SaaS software platform, pilot app for making virtual card payments to vendors. Previously he worked at PRS Assets and Merrill Lynch.

BOBBY WHALEN

Partner

From 2004 until 2008, Bobby was a Group Vice President for American Express. He led over 600+ Financial Advisors & Staff and 14+ Billion in AUM. In 2006, he earned the prestigious “American Express Outstanding Leader of the Year Award”. During 2005-2006 American Express spun off their financial services division, which at the time was the fifth largest IPO in U.S. business history, Ameriprise Financial Services. Bobby was critically responsible for the re-branding and the successful launch of what became the 4th largest Broker Dealer in the Financial Services industry.

From 1997 until 2001, Bobby was a Field Vice President for American Express where he led 250 Independent Financial Advisors from Michigan and Ohio to become the largest producing group within American Express. In 1991 he began his career as a financial advisor with American Express Financial Advisors in Boston, MA. Bob holds a B.A. in Finance and Management from Merrimack College in North Andover, MA and completed Executive Management Program from Harvard University in 2000.

GURPREET OBEROI

Vice President

Gurpreet currently focuses on high growth businesses with a global vision as an investor and operator. He has worked on highly visible projects throughout Africa and the Middle East as an operator and financier focused on technology, energy and healthcare. He was part of a consortium which was short listed for $20bln of infrastructure assets in Nigeria and has worked with the Asset Management Company of Nigeria in privatizing non-performing loans. Gurpreet has raised both debt and equity for VC backed companies and has also done large blocks of private placements for unicorn technology companies. Gurpreet  previously held advisory roles with Bank of Montreal, UBS, Macquarie, Credit  Suisse and Citigroup on capital markets  strategy and regulatory technology. He started his career at Rice Financial Products where he  helped the  firm  win over $5bln of Senior Managed deals and oversaw the firms derivatives portfolio. He has received a bachelor’s degree from Northeastern University and has also attended the London School of Economics.

CONTACT

Grays Peak is always exploring new opportunities, investments, partnerships and collaborations.

Contact us to learn more.

CALL US

212-506-7050

VISIT US

320 Park Avenue, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10022

NEWS

Grays Peak Capital provides a wide range of resources and assistance to the media, including news, our meritorious and features press releases, guidance on what’s most recent in our industry, and facilitation of interviews on investment topics when available.

Interview – Scott Stevens, Founder

With a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Michigan, Scott Stevens of Grays Peak Capital began his career as an M&A investment banker, where he covered multiple industries including tech media, telecom, and consumer.

Scott Stevens – Founder of Grays Peak Capital

Then in 2015, Scott Stevens decided to start a global international firm, Grays Peak Capital, in New York City. He brought together all the knowledge and experience he accumulated from his previous firms to create the template for his firm.

PRESS RELEASES

News Release

Grays Peak Capital Partner, Scott Stevens Featured in CIVILIAN Magazine NEW YORK, NY (April 4, 2019)- The 2019 Spring issue of CIVILIAN Magazine will feature Grays Peak Capital's very own CEO, Scott Stevens. The article will focus on his business endeavors and...

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Valore Ventures and Grays Peak Capital buy McMurray Stern

Valore Ventures and Grays Peak Capital have acquired Santa Fe Springs, California-based McMurray Stern Inc, a provider of storage, workplace, and records management solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. LOS ANGELES (October 2018)Valore Ventures and Grays Peak...

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