477 Madison Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10022

Phone: +1 212 502 3370
Email: info@cap-m.com

Our Team

Sami Nazif
Sami Nazif
Sami Nazif
Associate

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics, magna cum laude, from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in Finance and minors in Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar

Sami Nazif is an Associate at CapM.

Mr. Nazif has six years of experience in mergers and acquisitions and is responsible for team and project management for transactions in the consumer, retail and technology sectors. 

Prior to joining CapM, Mr. Nazif was a Business Analyst in the New York office of Next Issue Media, a digital magazine subscription platform based in Menlo Park, CA and backed by KKR, Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith, News Corp., Rogers Communications and Time Inc. 

While at Next Issue, Mr. Nazif was responsible for all aspects of analysis and business reporting of key performance indicators, revenue forecasting and financial modelling, reporting directly to the executive management committee. 

He was also involved in structuring the largest and most recent capital raise of the company from KKR, as well as providing structuring and analytical support leading to a partnership in Canada with Rogers Communications.

Mr. Nazif started his career in mergers & acquisitions as an Analyst at Sonenshine Partners, an advisory firm based in New York City, where he focused on the media, consumer and retail sectors. 

Prior to Sonenshine Partners, Mr. Nazif worked at NovoPath, a software company where he focused on the development and quality assurance of the medical billing platform. 

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics, magna cum laude, from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in Finance and minors in Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar

 

Selected Representative Advisory Transactions

  • Sale of Davis Vision and Visionworks to Centerbridge and Superior Vision
  • Sale of 1-800 CONTACTS to AEA Investors
  • Sale of Viva Optique, a subsidiary of HVHC (a Highmark company), to Marcolin
  • Recapitalization of Vme Media by Cedel Holdings
  • $47 million sale of a controlling stake in kenko.com to Rakuten
  • $433 million sale of drugstore.com to Walgreen
  • $250 million investment by Lavazza into Green Mountain Coffee Roasters
  • Strategic alliance distribution partnership between Kenneth Cole and Jaytex