Held various management and executive positions across several industries including Software Development, Manufacturing and Wholesale Distribution. Extensive experience in Marketing, Negotiations, Sales, Finance, Planning and Project implementation. Involved in several new products design, creation and launching with strong background in Information Technology and analytics.
19 years of experience in various fields like Project Management, Quality Assurance, IT Infrastructure Management in the industry of Information Technology and Manufacturing. Worked on enterprise application development utilizing various leading software development platforms providing consulting, analysis, estimation, planning, scheduling, development, integration, installation, training and management services. Extensive project management and team leadership experience, high performance, results driven, innovative approach to business process design, application development and problem solving.
Armen Vartanian is the founder of Oceanview Capital Partners, a Los Angeles-based private equity and advisory firm with committed capital and over half a dozen portfolio companies. Armen’s background encompasses over a decade in private equity and investment banking including substantial experience executing complex carve-out transactions and turnaround operations initiatives.
Prior to founding Oceanview Capital, Armen was the Managing Director and COO of S3 Capital, Inc., an evergreen private equity fund with over $250 million in annual revenue. Prior to joining S3 Capital, Armen was a private equity investor with Sun Capital Partners, a special situations fund with $8 billion under management. He evaluated over 150 opportunities while on the Mergers and Acquisitions team. Prior to transitioning to private equity, Armen was an Investment Banking Analyst with Lehman Brothers in Los Angeles and Citigroup in New York. As an investment banker, he was involved in the origination and execution of mergers and acquisitions, debt financings, and equity offerings across various industries.
Armen received his Masters of Business Administration degree from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with Honors, from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.