Asheel Shah

Senior Managing Director, Head of Real Estate Development

Mr. Shah joined EJF in 2018 and is responsible for portfolio management activities for all real estate funds. Mr. Shah has overall responsibility for acquisitions, development, and asset management related activities. Mr. Shah has over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry.

Prior to joining EJF, Mr. Shah was the President and Chief Investment Officer of the Multifamily Division at Kettler Inc. (“Kettler”), a real estate development firm based in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Mr. Shah was chairman of Kettler’s investment committee. During his 11 years at Kettler, Mr. Shah oversaw acquisitions, asset management, development, construction, and was the primary point of contact for partner relationships.  Prior to joining Kettler, Mr. Shah worked at Monument Realty and CarrAmerica Realty Corp.  Mr. Shah earned his BS in Financial Management from St. Joseph’s University and an MBA in Corporate Finance from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and serves on the Washington District Council Executive Committee.

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