Ahmad M. Hajj is a Co-Founder and Principal of Broadwater Capital, a real estate fund focusing on the purchase and re-development of distressed and underperforming multi-family and retail in Washington, DC. Mr. Hajj co-founded Broadwater Capital in 2010 during the financial crisis. Currently, Broadwater Capital has ownership in approximately 2000 apartment units in Washington DC, Virginia, Maryland and Florida. In 2014, Mr. Hajj also Co-founded Cornerstone Capital a private real estate finance platform. Cornerstone Capital has financed over $150M in real estate and business loans in the Mid-Atlantic.
Mr. Hajj is a native of Baltimore and a graduate of the McDonogh School, where he was a Rollins-Luetkemeyer Scholar. Mr. Hajj attended Georgetown University and George Washington University where he graduated with a B.S. in International Economics. Mr. Hajj went on to graduate Columbia Law School in 2003, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.
From 2003-2010, Mr. Hajj practiced law in Washington, DC at Arnold & Porter, LLP. His practice focused on Banking and Securities regulation.
Mr. Hajj is currently a member of the Real Estate and Finance Committee of DC Prep, a charter school in the District. Mr. Hajj also co-chaired the Auction Committee for the 2015 American Heart Association Annual Heart Ball. Mr. Hajj is a member of the Economic Club of Washington.
Mr. Hajj lives in Washington, DC with his wife and two children.