NEW YORK – Feb. 24, 2016 — Chairman David Drake of LDJ Capital announces the appointment of Neal Margo as the Managing Director for the LDJ Real Estate Group. Margo also leads the Phoenix Group LLC, a development and realty investment company. For the last 20 years, he has been responsible for the formation of combined real estate based investments worth more than $600 million at Phoenix Group LLC.
David Drake says, “We are very honored to have Neal Margo joins LDJ Capital as the Managing Director for LDJ Real Estate Group and US Multi-Family & Hospitality. Neal is a well-respected expert in critical fields especially in development and formation. He will be a tremendous asset to LDJ Capital.”
Margo has more than 20 years of experience in both the development and formation of residential communities and hospitality assets. He has comprehensive experience in site selection, performance measure analysis, construction administration, marketing and management of completed assets, along with debt and capital formation. He says, “ David’s confidence is appreciated. I’m confident that the assembled experience at LDJ Capital will prove very beneficial to our clients and partners, and I welcome the opportunity to participate.”
With his extensive expertise in performance and risk analysis and knowledge of financing structures, Margo has established over $485 million in completed real estate investments. He played an important part in the financing and development of hospitality assets, international branded hotels, student housing projects, residential communities and multifamily units.
About LDJ Capital
LDJ Capital is a multi-family office that invests and manages investments for partners and clients in the areas of real estate, energy, clean tech, healthcare, medical and pharma, tech, telecom, mobile, entertainment, media, publishing, advertising, compliance services, aviation & aerospace, shipping & transportation.
The firm is involved in Asset Management, Equity Financing and Placement, Debt Financing and Placement, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Partnering and Strategic Alliances, Restructuring and Workouts, Startups and Management, and Alternative Finance Strategies.
LDJ Capital has 3 subsidiaries:
1. LDJ Capital Group: Victoria Partners, Venture Capital, Hedge Fund, Monaco Fund, Media Fund, LDJ Capital Advisory, LDJ Capital Investment Bank, and The Soho Loft Accelerator.
2. LDJ Real Estate Group: Acquisitions, Developments, and Hospitality.
3. The Soho Loft Media Group: Times Impact Publications, The Soho Loft Conferences, and Victoria Global Communications. Times Impact Publications include the digital publications: