Shahin Yazdi

Principal/Managing Director


Shahin Yazdi is a Principal/Managing Director of George Smith Partners. He joined the company in 2007 and has since closed over $1 billion in financing. Mr. Yazdi has worked on transactions including Multi-Family, Senior Housing, Assisted Living Facilities, Student Housing, Shopping Centers, Self Storage Facilities, Office buildings, Industrial parks, Hotels, Mobile Home Parks, “Horizontal Apartments” (pools of Single Family Residences that are being leased), and Corporate Owner-User loans. Prior to GSP, he worked at a major commercial bank, which gave him a tremendous amount of experience understanding the intricacies of the banking system.  Currently, he is an active Real Estate Investor and he is involved in a number of professional organizations as well as various charities. Mr. Yazdi holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara.