Laurelton Partners focuses on senior secured lending and provides highly customized, structured transactions that provide attractive risk-adjusted returns for investors and expansion capital to help companies grow and transform.

Investment Strategy

Laurelton Partners is focused on sourcing and originating senior-secured transactions in niche opportunities. We look for unique companies that present attractive fundamental stories, with upside potential and minimal down-side risk. Laurelton understands the variable risk of investing, which is why all investments undergo extensive due-diligence, deep-value approach and structuring, to present minimal volatility.

  • Investment Size: $1 - $15 million
  • Duration: 1 – 2 years
  • Carry Loan-to-Value (LTV): 50% – 70%
  • Clear path to liquidity to pay off debt
  • Structured and flexible financing

Our Team

Ira Burstein


Adam Levine


Ira Burstein co-founded Laurelton Partners and serves as a Principle.

Prior to founding Laurelton Partners, Mr. Burstein served as a Portfolio Manager at TCA Global, a $400 million credit fund, where he specialized in senior-secured and asset-based lending for both public and private companies. Investments ranged from $1 million to $5 million. Mr. Burstein also served as a Portfolio Manager at Platinum Partners, a $1 billion multi-strategy hedge fund, where he focused on multi-strategy lending, which involved senior-secured positions and opportunities with credit side focus of the capital structure. Mr. Burstein managed investments ranging from $2.5 million to $20 million, across multiple industries and unique situations. Mr. Burstein has more than fifteen years of experience in debt capital markets with a concentration on senior-secured, asset-based and real-estate lending.

Mr. Burstein received his B.B.A in the field of Finance and Account from Brooklyn College.

Prior to Laurelton Partners, Mr. Levine served as an analyst in the Private Placements Group at Platinum Partners, a $1 billion multi-strategy hedge fund. At Platinum, Mr. Levine focused on private debt and private equity opportunities across multiple sectors in both stressed and distressed situations. The various structures included senior and subordinated debt, mezzanine, equity-linked convertible instruments, and equity positions.

Mr. Levine served as a commander in a field intelligence unit in the Israeli Defense Forces.

Mr. Levine graduated Magna Cum Laude from Yeshiva University with B.S. in Finance.

Contact Us

Laurelton Partners, LLC
1325 Avenue of Americas, 28th Floor
New York NY, 10019