Rahul joined Brentwood in 1999. Presently, Rahul serves as a Director of Afterburn Holdings, Blaze Pizza, Chicken Salad Chick, Lazy Dog Restaurants, Pacific Catch, Upward Projects and Veggie Grill. He also served as a Director of former portfolio companies Exhale Enterprises, K-Mac Holdings, Marshall Retail Group, Pacific Island Restaurants, Spectrum Clubs and Zoës Kitchen (NYSE: ZOES).
Prior to joining Brentwood, Rahul worked at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where he focused on high-yield financings and leveraged buyouts. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, where he received bachelor’s degrees in finance from the Wharton School of Business and international relations from the College of Arts and Sciences.