Stone-Goff Partners Announces New Hires

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Boston, MA and New York, NY – March 31, 2023

Stone-Goff Partners, a lower middle-market private equity firm, is excited to announce three new additions to our investment team.

Reza Mian is a Vice President at Stone-Goff Partners and has over 10 years of private equity, private credit, investment banking, and investment consulting experience. Prior to joining Stone-Goff Partners, Reza spent over 6 years with AEA Investors where he evaluated and executed investments in middle market businesses across the capital structure. Prior to AEA, Reza focused on leveraged buyouts, mergers and acquisitions, and debt financings at Wells Fargo Securities, and advising foundations, endowments, and families on portfolio construction and investment strategy at Cambridge Associates. Reza earned a B.S.B.A. in Finance from Northeastern University.

Priyanka Chodhari is a Senior Associate at Stone-Goff Partners and has over five years of private equity investing and investment banking experience. Prior to joining Stone-Goff, Priyanka was an Associate at Leeds Equity Partners executing and managing investments in middle market education companies. Previously, she was an Analyst at Harris Williams focused on mergers and acquisitions. Priyanka earned a BBA in Finance and Real Estate from Villanova University.

Brendan Lugossy is a Senior Associate at Stone-Goff Partners and has over five years of private equity investing experience. Prior to joining Stone-Goff Partners, Brendan spent five years at Arctaris Impact Investors, where he was responsible for all aspects of the deal process including developing proprietary deal sourcing methods, performing due diligence, and providing strategic oversight to portfolio companies. Brendan graduated from Babson College where he played soccer and earned a BS with concentrations in Finance and IT Management.

"We are excited to welcome Reza, Priyanka and Brendan to the Stone-Goff team," said Hannah Stone Craven, co-founder of Stone-Goff Partners. "We're committed to scaling our firm with experienced, talented and diverse professionals and we’re thrilled with the incremental talent represented by these three new additions to the Stone-Goff team."

About Stone-Goff Partners

Stone-Goff Partners is a private equity firm that invests in lower middle market Technology-Driven Service businesses – service businesses that are enhanced by technology. The companies that Stone-Goff invests in combine service offerings with technology and focus on attractive, defined end-markets. Core verticals include business services, consulting services, marketing services, IT services, human capital and training, outsourced services and consumer services. Stone-Goff invests in founder-owned businesses and corporate carve-outs. Stone-Goff was founded in 2010 by Hannah Stone Craven and Laurens Goff. Stone-Goff leverages the extensive investment, operational and sector-specific experience of its partners to drive value creation within its portfolio companies.