We are McCafferty & Company
Founder and Managing Partner of McCafferty & Company
Colin McCafferty is the founder and Managing Partner of McCafferty & Company. Prior to launching McCafferty & Co in 2006 Colin was the Director of Private Equity at Saban Capital Group, a media private equity fund, where he was involved with multiple large media transactions. Colin began his finance career at Goldman Sachs as a M&A investment banker where he worked on numerous transactions in Communications, Media and Entertainment. Prior to working in finance Colin worked at CBS where he was nominated for two Emmy Awards for his work on the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympic Games. Colin also founded iHoops.com, a rights holder to national street basketball leagues, which was acquired by Endgame Entertainment in 2001. Colin has a M.B.A. from Harvard University and a B.A. from Miami University (Ohio). He also studied abroad at Sophia University in Japan and is fluent in Japanese. Colin holds the FINRA Series 62, 63, and 79 licenses
Keith Colton began his career at McCafferty & Co as an intern in 2009. Prior to working at McCafferty & Co, Keith worked as an accounting intern for Life Line Screening of America, where he managed financial control development, bank reconciliations, as well as preparing and booking journal entries. Keith graduated Magna Cum Laude and Beta Gamma Sigma with a B.B.A. degree in finance from Temple University. Additionally, Keith founded a website development and SEO company in 2005, is fluent in Japanese, and has a Black belt in bujinkan budo taijutsu. Keith holds the FINRA Series 63 and 79 licenses.
Tarek joined McCafferty & Co as an Associate in 2014. Prior to joining McCafferty & Co, Tarek completed 10 years of service in the Navy, leaving at the rank of Lieutenant. While in the Navy, Tarek flew helicopters and completed 3 deployments, including one to Afghanistan. Tarek has completed internships at Goldman Sachs within the Investment Management Division and at Granite Investment Partners, a Registered Investment Adviser. Tarek completed his MBA at the UCLA Anderson School of Management and completed his undergraduate studies at the United States Naval Academy where he graduated with distinction with a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering. Tarek holds the FINRA Series 63, 79, 7 and 87 licenses and has also passed the level 3 CFA exam.
Vice President of Operations
Magali has worked at McCafferty & Co since 2010. Prior to joining McCafferty & Co Magali worked as an Advertising Coordinator for Yoga Magazine, a publication circulated in the US and UK. She also worked as an office manager for McGinley & Doyle Media Group, an advertising sales firm specializing in print media, and in administration for Hayutin & Associates, a private tutoring company in Santa Monica. Magali has a B.A. from University of California Los Angeles in History. Magali holds the FINRA Series 7, 24, 27, and 63 licenses
Marketing and Operations Manager
Elan joined McCafferty in January of 2015. Prior to working at McCafferty & Co, Elan worked as a Media & PR Coordinator for a brand management firm specializing in the entertainment and sports industries. She also worked for the mutual fund Capital Group Companies, under their Office Services department and interned with the independent film studio TriCoast Worldwide, supporting their VP of International Sales. Elan received a B.S. in Business Management, a B.A. in French, and a minor in Media Arts from the University of Arizona. She studied abroad in France at l’ Université Jean Moulin Lyon III and later at l’Université Paris 7
Aaron interned at McCafferty & Co in 2014 and graduated from UCLA. He joined the McCafferty & Co team on a full time basis in the summer of 2015.