GSP Securities LLC (member of FINRA and SIPC) is the registered broker-dealer affiliate of Galatioto Sports Partners. Securities work and other investment banking services (including Mergers & Acquisitions advisory and equity capital raising and placement) are provided through this entity.
Sal Galatioto, President of GSP, is the industry’s leading sports banker. Sal heads a team of finance professionals that has over 100 years of total banking and finance experience.
Over the past two decades, members of GSP have acted in the capacity of Financial Advisor, Arranger, Lead Agent, Co-Lead Agent or Participant in over 80 transactions in the major North American and international sports leagues. GSP’s members have executed assignments for a variety of premier clubs (and their affiliates and owners), including the Chicago Cubs, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, New York Giants, New York Jets, New York Yankees, Oakland Athletics, Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia 76ers, San Francisco Giants and Washington Redskins. GSP has also completed a variety of non-public advisory engagements.
GSP has extensive high-level access to the governing bodies, franchise owners and executive management of the major sports leagues as a result of its experience providing advice to its clients and the leagues across a broad array of transactions. Our knowledge base and access is further enhanced by the relationships and experience of our Vice Chairman, Russ Granik, who previously served as Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer of the NBA and was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts in 2013.