The Executive Team at Aimbridge is comprised of veteran hoteliers with a history of delivering industry-leading results. Averaging over 26 years of hospitality experience, the senior executives focus on maximizing returns to partners by utilizing a unique blend of experience, resources, and relationships.
David Capps joined Aimbridge in 2010 and has over 8 years of hospitality experience. Mr. Capps is responsible for identifying acquisition, management and development activities. Mr. Capps plays a key role in fostering new joint venture opportunities, working with capital partners, lenders, brokers and brands.
Prior to joining Aimbridge, Mr. Capps worked with Merrill Lynch Capital and Merrill Lynch Global Banking Group for over 6 years as Assistant Vice President and Assistant Finance Manager. While at Merrill Lynch Capital, he underwrote over $500 million of balance sheet and securitized loans for ground-up development, repositioning and/or acquisition of hotel and resort properties in the form of first mortgages, B-notes and mezzanine debt. Prior to Merrill Lynch Capital, Mr. Capps worked as Assistant Finance Manager for Merrill Lynch’s Global Banking Group, where he sourced and underwrote corporate debt and equity opportunities. Capps also completed the Credit Training Program at Amegy Bank in Houston.
Mr. Capps holds a B.A. degree in Finance from the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston.