Naveed Siddiqui founded Capitas in 2005. In addition to his role as a member of the Board of Directors of Capitas, Naveed is responsible for managing the company, formulating and executing long term strategies and cultivating and maintaining key strategic global relationships. Prior to forming Capitas, Naveed worked as a senior executive with Citigroup, Guidance Financial Group and Unison Site Management (a specialty finance arm of Soros Private Equity).
Since founding Capitas, Naveed has led the establishment of seven real estate based platforms with global financial institutions such as Deutsche Bank, AIG, and the Islamic Development Bank. Naveed is a native of Southern California and graduated from New York University and Hofstra University with degrees in Economics, Banking, and Finance.