Prior to co-founding Granite Bridge in 2018, Michael Goodman was a Managing Director at Wafra Partners. Michael has spent his entire career with middle-market companies as a private equity professional, subordinated and senior lender. Prior to joining Wafra Partners, Michael was a Principal at Equinox Investment Partners, a private investment firm making mezzanine and equity investments. Prior to that he was a Vice President and Senior Originator of leveraged finance at Chase Manhattan Bank.
Michael has an MBA from New York University and a BS in Economics from Cornell University.