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Ansar Khan  | CA DRE 01947545

Los Angeles Business Broker

Direct:     949.923.1020

Office:     866.802.0508

Ayyub Patel  | CA DRE 01970954

Los Angeles Business Broker

Direct:     714.924.0267

Office:     866.802.0508

Darrin Davenport

Michael Lopez
Marketing Tech

Carla Phillips  | CA DRE 01217100

Los Angeles Business Broker

Direct:     951.232.5722

Office:     866.802.0508

Los Angeles Office

Carla joined the Common Ground Business Broker's Los Angeles team in 2017 and has an extensive 20 year career in the real estate industry.  

Carla's business industry experience extends into notary services as well as tax preparation services.  

Carla covers the Inland Empire and greater Los Angeles area.

Bill Joslin

Business Development Manager

866.802.0508 Ext 1002

Los Angeles Business Brokers

Ansar worked in the IT industry before migrating into the field of residential mortgages and concurrently joining Common Ground Business Brokers' Orange County team in 2017.   

He has extensive industry experience in the IT industry and mortgage industry spaces.

Ansar holds a B.A. in Business Finance from CSU Fullerton and a Masters degree in Management from University of Redlands.

Ayyub joined Common Ground Business Brokers in April 2022 to help individuals and businesses with the purchase of a business, or the sale of their business.  Prior to becoming a broker, Ayyub's corporate career spanned over 20 years including as an investment banker with Prudential Mortgage Capital Company, Vice President with JP Morgan Chase, and Vice President with Bank of America. In addition to his role as a business broker with Common Ground Business Broker, Ayyub is also the owner of Patel Real Estate Advisory, a boutique brokerage focused on the purchase, sale, and leasing of commercial real estate. Ayyub graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a degree in accounting.

Darrin M. Davenport

Certified Business Broker

President & Broker of Record

CA DRE 01224602

Common Ground Business Brokers, Inc.

CA DRE 02116564

5000 Birch Street West Tower Suite 3000

​Newport Beach, CA 92660


Lia Hughes Davenport
Human Resources &

Accounting Manager

Olivia A. Simpson
Operations Manager
866.802.0508 Ext 1001