Steven Flyer, Partner
Steven Flyer is a partner of AUA Private Equity Partners, LLC and is a member of AUA Equity's Investment Committee. Prior to establishing AUA Equity (and its predecessor firm), Mr. Flyer was an investment professional and a member of the investment committee for an international family office.
Previously, Mr. Flyer was a managing director of Trimaran Capital Partners, L.L.C., where he was responsible for sourcing, structuring, negotiating and managing private equity investments, as well as being responsible for the firm's investor relations and overall administration and operations. Before joining Trimaran Capital Partners, Mr. Flyer was an executive director in the Leveraged Finance Group of CIBC World Markets Corp. responsible for CIBC's $400 million Argosy Merchant Fund.
Prior to joining CIBC World Markets Corp., Mr. Flyer practiced law at Dewey Ballantine LLP where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, securities and private financings. Mr. Flyer currently serves on the board of directors of Associated Foods Holdings, LLC and Two-Twenty Records Management, LLC and has served on numerous additional boards of directors including SuperNova Shipping, LLC, Consolidated Advisers, L.L.C., El Pollo Loco, Inc. and Transportation Technologies Industries, Inc.
Mr. Flyer received his B.A. from Columbia University/Columbia College and his J.D. from Cornell Law School where he is a member of the Dean's Special Leadership Committee, the executive committee of the alumni association, and Cornell University's Alumni Trustee Nominating Committee.
Mr. Flyer is an adjunct professor at Cornell Law School where he teaches a course on private equity transactions.
AUA ProfessionalsAndy Unanue, Managing Partner
Steven Flyer, Partner
David Benyaminy, Partner
Kyce Chihi, Vice President
Nancy Rocha, Vice President
Jack Lin, Associate
Lourdes C. Molinero, Office Manager
Operating Executive BoardDenise Barton, Consumer Services
Esperanza Carrion, Marketing & Consumer Products
Jorge Consuegra, Business Services & Marketing
Karen Eadon, Restaurants/Consumer Products
Stephen Feldman, Retail
Timothy Habbershon, Family Businesses
Mark Lowenthal, Personal Care
John McConnell, Media
Honorio Padrón III, Business Services
Scott Patten, Family Businesses
Robert A. Sigel, Operating Executive
Steven Shulman, Business Services/Restaurants
Darryl Thompson, Media
Joseph Unanue, Food and Beverage