Mr. Shah joined EJF in October 2018 as the Senior Managing Director, Head of Real Estate and 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. During his 11 years at Kettler, Mr. Shah oversaw acquisitions, asset management, development, construction, equity capital sourcing and was the primary point of contact for partner relationships. Prior to joining Kettler Mr. Shah worked at Monument Realty for 7 years in an acquisitions and development capacity. Mr. Shah received his BS from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA and an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and serves on its Washington District Council Advisory Board and is part of the ULI Multifamily Product Council.