Coral Partners
Experienced Investors and Operators

Team

Investment Professionals

 
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ben samit

Ben was most recently a Vice President at PennantPark Investment Advisers, a private investment firm with more than $2.5 billion of capital under management, where he worked for five years.

At PennantPark, Ben was responsible for evaluating, executing and monitoring debt and equity investments.

Prior to PennantPark, Ben worked in investment banking at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey in a variety of engagements, including mergers and acquisitions, debt financings and equity issuances.

Ben earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with concentrations in finance and management from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.

A resident of New York City, Ben enjoys spending his free time outdoors - playing tennis, snowboarding, hiking or training for his next triathlon.

 
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Jonathan WEinstein

Jonathan was most recently an investor at Sun Capital Partners, a private equity firm with more than $7 billion of capital under management.

While at Sun Capital, Jonathan was responsible for evaluating and executing investment opportunities, as well as monitoring portfolio companies across a number of industries. He worked closely with the management teams, advising on corporate strategy and goal setting, analyzing add-on acquisitions and managing cash flow and liquidity.

Prior to Sun Capital, Jonathan worked in investment banking at Morgan Stanley in a variety of engagements, including mergers and acquisitions, debt financings and equity issuances. Jonathan started his career in commercial real estate financing at Marcus and Millichap Capital.

Jonathan earned Bachelor of Science degrees in finance and marketing from Syracuse University.

Jonathan resides in New York City with his wife and their Cockapoo puppy, Otto. In his free time, he can be found fishing, playing basketball, investing in Syracuse real estate, and assisting his fraternity trustee board.


Advisory Board and Investors

Our advisory board and investors have decades of experience building leading businesses across a variety of industries.