Malcolm Davies
Founder/Sr. Managing Partner
WAY Capital, Inc.

Malcolm has over 25 years of experience as an award-winning capital advisor and developer, having advised and been involved with over $15B worth of total capitalizations, both in the equity and debt markets.

As an award-winning capital advisor and developer, Davies has utilized his expertise to lead developers and investors to structure and capitalize billions of dollars-worth of commercial real estate ventures. He has extensive experience in structuring transactions across the capital stack, including non-recourse senior and stretch-senior debt, mezzanine and preferred equity financings, and Co-GP and LP equity financing solutions for development, value add and stabilized projects.

Malcolm has vast experience in structuring various scenarios within the capital stack including non-recourse senior debt, mezzanine, and preferred & JV equity financings in the construction, value add, and permanent finance marketplace. Malcolm’s expertise as a developer has been instrumental in advising his clients through his real-world experiences in various stages of the real estate cycle, including the Great Recession.

Malcolm is also a Co-Founder of the PEERS Organization, which stands for Philanthropy, Entrepreneurism, Environment, Relationships & Social Endeavors. Through their annual galas, the organization has raised over $1M for charitable organizations such as Challenged Athlete’s Foundation, Just In Time Foster Youth, TKF Foundation and Equinox.

Malcolm is a graduate of the University of Arizona’s Regional Development program. He is happily married with three children.
  • 2020 Rainmakers In Debt & Equity Finance
  • Real Estate Forum Magazine: 2015 50 Under 40
  • Commercial Property Executive: 2015 Stars To Watch
  • Real Estate Forum Magazine: 2013 Tomorrow’s Leaders SoCal
  • San Diego Daily Transcript: 2010 Top Influentials
  • City of San Diego: Malcolm Davies Day, May 16th 2008
  • San Diego Metropolitan Magazine: 2007 Top 40 Under 40
  • Biz San Diego Magazine: 2007 Top 8 Rising Business Stars
  • PEERS Network: Co-Founder
  • Active Member of Urban Land Institute: UDMUC Bronze Flight (Urban Development & Mixed Use Council