Chairman & CEO
Behzad is Chairman and CEO of Maxim Commercial Capital. He has successfully founded several businesses internationally in an array of industries including manufacturing, wholesaling, retail, energy, biotechnology, structured finance, and consumer products. Most recently, Behzad was Cofounder and CEO of an equipment finance company specializing in commercial heavy-duty trucks and trailers, leading the company for 10 years since its founding before selling his interests in 2011. He has held board positions at several non-profit and community organizations. Behzad received his BS in Business from the University of Akron in 1978.