Akshay Dave

Akshay Dave is a Managing Director at Waterfall Asset Management. Prior to joining the firm, Akshay was a Managing Director at the alternative asset manager EJF Capital, where he managed investments across the capital structure in financials, fintech and real estate. He also managed a fund focused on SPACs and served on the investment committee for EJF Acquisition Corp. Before EJF, Akshay worked in the FIG banking group at Citigroup. Akshay received a B.S. in computer science and a B.S. in business administration from Carnegie Mellon University.