David Elghanyan

Founder and Managing Partner of NEMA Capital


David graduated from Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service with a Bsc in International Relations, Law & Organisation.

He has been active in real estate for over 20 years, starting with his family business. EPIC Holdings Ltd which he successfully sold in 2001 before joining Mansford, a boutique property fund. He subsequently oversaw the UK operations for the Witkoff Group.

Over the years, he has been an avid residential investor and developer in the UK and overseas. Furthermore, David is the founder and director of DMD Ventures, the UKs leading drinks platform including ecommerce ( 3Idover.com) , Wholesale through Central London’s On – Trade supplier (Vanquish), voted best UK online drinks retailer in 2015 and the market leading Data Platform and subscription businesses.

He leveraged his experience and regional expertise to develop one of the most significant logistics and distribution businesses in Central Asia, based in Azerbaijan.

Javad attained a BSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Cardiff and qualified as a Chartered Accountant (ACA) with PwC.

Javad’s past investments include: Kingwood (Knightsbridge) / Soho Farmhouse / Center Parcs / Chais Monnet.