Blue Top Capital was formed with a vision to simplify real estate investing by providing superior, institutional quality deals through an intelligent, easy-to-use technology platform.

Our management team has extensive experience and a proven track record in institutional real estate investing and leading data technology businesses

Management member

Adnan Ahmed
Co-Founder and CEO

Adnan has over 20 years experience building disruptive data and technology businesses within Fortune 500 and start-up environments.

Most recently, he was CEO of Marketwired, where he led its transformation from a newswire business to a leading social communications and PR analytics company, ending in a successful sale to Nasdaq.

Prior to this, he held various leadership roles at Dun & Bradstreet, Danaher, Motorola, and Bain & Company. Adnan has an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.E. in Electronics from Dartmouth College.

Management member

Murtaza Ali
Co-Founder and President

Murtaza has 20 years of experience across a range of industries including real estate and financial services.

Most recently, Murtaza was a Managing Director at Anchorage Capital where he led oversight of $1B+ in global real estate investments. Murtaza was an active Board Member at prominent real estate operations including Crescent Communities, Orleans Homes and California Coastal Communities.

Previously, Murtaza held various leadership roles at BCG, Target and McKinsey. Murtaza has an M.B.A. from Wharton and a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

Management member

Suresh Kumar
CTO

Suresh has 20 years experience building web scale technology and analytical solutions for communications, real estate & banking industries.

Most recently, he was CTO of Marketwired, where he led product development initiatives transforming a newswire business to a leading social communications and PR analytics company, ending in a successful sale to Nasdaq.

Prior to this, he served as VP of Research & Development at RealPage, a leading property management solutions provider for single-family, multifamily, commercial and vacation rental housing industries. Suresh has an M.B.A. from University of Texas at Dallas, JSOM Business School and a B.S. in Computers Science from Bharathiar University, India.

Management member

Faisal Abbasi
Chief Operating Officer

Faisal has over 20 years of experience within the financial services and investment management industries with a focus on capital markets. He brings a strong risk assessment and risk management skillset to Blue Top.

Most recently, he was a Director at Swiss Reinsurance where he led key roles in the Asset Management division. During his career at Swiss Re, he devised innovative approaches to evaluating and mitigating risk and led development of various risk analytics metrics which became a cornerstone of the Financial Markets and Analytics platform. He started his career in Royal Bank of Canada’s Global Equity Derivatives division where he held various leadership roles.

Faisal has a B.S. in Economics & Finance from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.