Jonathan Victor, Senior Managing Director
Mr. Victor serves as a Managing Director of Balmoral and a member of its Investment Committee. Mr. Victor co-founded Balmoral in 2005. Prior to that, Mr. Victor served as a senior advisor to Chanin Capital Partners, a financial advisory firm focused on restructurings. From 1999 to 2001, he served as President and CEO of eBility Inc., an internet company dedicated to people with disabilities. From 1993 to 1996, he was a Senior Vice President of Finance with The Irvine Company, a large scale real estate development company in Orange County. From 1986 – 1990, Mr. Victor was a Vice President of Kaufman & Broad Inc., a predecessor company to SunAmerica.
Mr. Victor serves on the board of Bennington Marine, Dispatch Transportation, Concurrent Holdings, iGPS Holdings, Enesco Holdings, AgileX, Silver Aero and Mooyah.
Among other civic and charitable affiliations, Mr. Victor serves on the Board of Directors of the Wallis Annenberg Cultural Center in Beverly Hills; the Wende Museum and the Cotsen Foundation for the Art of Teaching, and the Board of Governors of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Skip Victor and Jonathan Victor are brothers.
J.D., Stanford UniversityM.B.A., Stanford University M.A. (Jurisprudence) Oxford UniversityA.B. (Economics) Princeton University
Skip Victor, Managing Director
Mr. Victor serves as a Managing Director of Balmoral and a member of its Investment Committee. He is also a Senior Managing Director at Duff & Phelps Restructuring. He was a Regents’ Lecturer at UCLA for the 2010-2011 academic year. He has more than 27 years of restructuring experience. Mr. Victor has served on the board of Bennington Marine.
M.B.A., UCLA AndersonB.A. (Economics and Government), Cornell
Robin Nourmand, Managing Director
Mr. Nourmand serves as a Managing Director at Balmoral and a member of its Investment Committee.
Starting in 2006, Mr. Nourmand became the second investment professional at Balmoral. In this capacity he has sourced deals, performed and managed all aspects of due diligence, crafted deal structures and proposals, raised debt financing for targets and portfolio companies, negotiated legal documents and executed transactions. He has also since supported the finance and business-development departments of the fund’s portfolio companies. Mr. Nourmand has served on the board of Bennington Marine and currently serves on the board of Dispatch Transportation and Concurrent Holdings.
Prior to Balmoral, Mr. Nourmand was with the Chicago-based law firm of Sidley Austin LLP, two Los Angeles-based hedge funds, including Canyon Partners, and the economic consulting firm Analysis Group, Inc.
Among other civic and charitable affiliations, Mr. Nourmand serves on the Board of Directors of Jewish National Fund (LA-Zone), UCLA Hillel, and UCLA Hillel’s Young Alumni Philanthropists, which he co-founded in 2011. He is also on the Board of Trustees of UCLA Hillel.
J.D., UCLAM.B.A., UCLA AndersonB.A. (Business-Economics) UCLA
Travis Haynes, Managing Director
Travis Haynes joined the Balmoral team in 2012 to lead the business development function at the firm. He plays an active role in the origination, review, analysis and execution of transactions.
Prior to Balmoral, Travis served as a Vice President at Platinum Equity, a private equity firm headquartered in Beverly Hills, for 13 years. As a member of Platinum’s mergers and acquisitions team, Travis pursued new platform acquisitions in the US and Europe. He has extensive experience in review and analysis as well as governance of the investment approach and process. Travis played an integral role in the development and growth of Platinum’s business development department.
David Shainberg, Vice President
David Shainberg is a Vice President at Balmoral Funds. Mr. Shainberg joined Balmoral in 2012 and is responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities, performing various aspects of due diligence, arranging debt financing, and structuring and closing acquisitions.
Prior to joining Balmoral, Mr. Shainberg worked in New York City in private equity at Brookfield Asset Management and investment banking at JP Morgan. Outside of the office, Mr. Shainberg serves on the boards of TMA Southern California NextGen (co-chairman), JNFutures, and Forever My Angel (co-founder).
B.A. (Economics), NYU
Luke Mau, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Mau is the CFO at Balmoral Funds. Mr. Mau joined Balmoral in 2017 and is primarily responsible for overseeing the financial, accounting, regulatory compliance, and administrative functions of the Balmoral funds and related entities.
Prior to joining Balmoral, Mr. Mau worked in private equity administration with JP Morgan in London and New York City and Citco Fund Services in Europe. He is a Certified Public Accountant (active).
M.B.A., ESADE (Spain)B.S. (Accounting), University of UtahB.S. (Finance), University of Utah