Grant SchafleNovember 11, 2020
Prior to co-founding Forge Equity Partners, Grant worked in investment banking at Goldman Sachs and in search investing as a Principal at Anacapa Partners, a private equity firm dedicated to the search fund space. At Anacapa, Grant focused on supporting entrepreneurs in identifying, evaluating and financing small business acquisitions. He also supported small business owners as they transitioned into retirement, providing an avenue for owners to protect their business legacies, implement their desired succession plans, partner with and mentor young talent, and participate in the economic rewards of continuing to grow their businesses. Grant brings finance, strategy, and operational experience to Forge.
Grant earned an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2017, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Yale University in 2011, graduating cum laude.