Esteemed and celebrated founder and CEO of Westpark Capital, a Los Angeles based investment banking firm, shook hands with
Co-CEOs Richard Whelan and Sunday Zeller Friday
afternoon confirming the purchase of the Pakistan team,
the Peshawar Wolfpak.
Richard Rappaport Sunday Zeller
"I am truly excited to be part of this ground breaking experience which offers the people of Pakistan a diverse opportunity in sport and international relationship building"
"Richard is perfectly suited to lead this special Pakistani team as he is poised internationally and has a history with the country. Rappaport spent time in Pakistan and is familiar with the landscape, the people and the economic opportunity. He is very much aligned with the EFLI with respect to offer a peaceful environment for professional competitive play. We now have a perfect leader and representative
for the Pakistan organization."
Westpark Capital, Inc. is a full service investment banking and securities brokerage firm which serves the needs of both private and public companies worldwide, as well as individual and institutional investors. The firm offers services including:
- Initial public offerings and secondary offerings
- Private placements of equity and debt
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Corporate divestitures
- Fairness opinions and valuation
- Bankruptcy/restructuring advisory services
Prior to founding WestPark, Mr. Rappaport had over 22 years of extensive experience in the small cap investment banking and securities markets. Throughout his career he has completed the financings of hundreds of companies, both in the United States and around the world. Before founding WestPark Capital he was the Managing Director of Investment Banking at internationally based Global Capital Securities, and was Managing Director of Investment Banking at Joseph Charles & Associates from 1995 to 1999. At both firms he was in charge of the Investment Banking departments and responsible for all aspects of the firms' corporate finance activities.
From 1987 to 1995, Mr. Rappaport was Managing Director at a Beverly Hills based boutique Investment Bank. He was responsible for all aspects of the firm's public offerings, including new business development. During this period he completed over 25 public offerings and numerous private transactions.
Mr. Rappaport received his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley, and his M.B.A. from the University of California at Los Angeles. At UCLA, Mr. Rappaport was a recipient of the Wittenberg-Livingston Fellowship and a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honorary Society
"I think Richard Rappaport is one of the nicest people
I have met in business and I could not be more happy"
Richard Whelan CEO