EJF Acquisition Corp. (“EJFA”) is a newly incorporated blank check company, incorporated as a Cayman Islands exempted company and incorporated for the purpose of effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses. EJFA’s sponsor is 100% owned by EJF Capital LLC (“EJF”) and affiliates.
EJFA targets financial services companies with products, services and technologies that support, enable or compete in the regulated and unregulated sectors, including banking, insurance, asset management, specialty lending and real estate finance.
EJF Capital LLC (“EJF”) is a global institutional alternative asset management firm focused on regulatory event-driven investing in financials and real estate. EJF’s approach combines investment expertise across the capital structure with a corporate finance focus to unearth what we believe are creative solutions for investing in complex, mispriced securities.
Founded by Manny Friedman and Neal Wilson in 2005, EJF Capital LLC (“EJF”) is an SEC registered, employee-owned, alternative asset management firm that manages more than $9.4 billion of assets, including $3.5 billion of collateral management assets, across a diverse group of alternative asset strategies.
EJF’s investment philosophy focuses on niche strategies within the financial sector in which it has demonstrable expertise and a track record of success. EJF approaches investment management as a partnership, serving as principal investors alongside its clients. Since its inception, EJF has focused on anticipating and interpreting the consequences of regulatory change on the banking and broader financials sector.