Women in Finance 2020


Nia Stefani


  Chief Executive Officer, - Xnergy Financial LLC

Nia Stefani is the founder and CEO of Xnergy Financial, a FINRA/SIPC member international investment banking firm. Xnergy provides private equity, debt capital and merger and acquisition services to private emerging growth companies. Throughout her career, Nia has capitalized and sold dozens of companies in the healthcare, franchise, technology, and software industries. Nia formed Xnergy to service private companies that needed access to debt or equity capital beyond what banks could offer. Xnergy has grown over the last 20 years under Nia’s leadership completing over a billion in financing transactions.

Keeping in sync with Nia’s vision for Xnergy, the firm is an international bank with a family-oriented culture. Xnergy’s team has a long track record of successfully capitalizing hard-to-finance companies with its bankers’ deep expertise and “get it done” conviction balanced within a team-centric culture.

Nia received her J.D. from Loyola School of Law. Subsequently, she attended the University of San Diego School of Law where she received a Masters of Laws in Taxation, with a specialty in complex corporate transactions.

Nia was recognized nationally for her contribution to emerging businesses by Rear Admiral Delanney, has been featured in the 100 Most Successful Women in Southern California, and is a 2018 Woman of the Year winner. Her firm received the Certificate of Appreciation by the City of Los Angeles for its contribution to California businesses, been named one of the top 10 investment banking firms, and received the Financial Services Award by the US Commerce Association.