Prior to Co-Founding Satya Capital, Nishant founded NMR Capital, a full-service investment firm focused on real estate development and early seed investing in the technology sector. Through NMR Capital Nishant has had extensive experience in building, funding, and launching several mobile applications, and technology based ventures. Prior to NMR Capital Nishant spent over a decade in investment banking and private equity between J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, and Wells Fargo. Nishant holds a B.S. in Finance and Economics from American University, a Master’s in Real Estate Finance & Development from a joint program between American University and Georgetown University. Currently, Nishant is pursuing a degree in Horticulture from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Prior to Co-Founding Satya Capital, he was the COO/CCO at Fort Hill Investment Partners LLC, a ~$600MM credit \fund. Prior to Fort Hill, Simmon worked at the CIT Group Inc.,where he helped establish the firm’s Sponsor Finance platform, originating, structuring and underwriting credit transactions. Prior to CIT, he worked in the Equities Division at Goldman Sachs & Co. in NYC and he worked at Farallon Capital Management LLC in San Francisco. He holds a B.S. in Agricultural Economics from the University of California, Davis and an MBA in Finance and Management from the NYU Stern School of Business.