Jonathan Won Chang, Managing Partner & Principal

Jonathan is an established Architect and accomplished Real Estate Developer. He is the Founder and Managing Partner of Atlas Pearl Investments, a fully vertically integrated investment and Real Estate Development company where he is responsible for the development, acquisitions, repositioning, and restructuring of value-added hotel and multifamily properties nationally. Under his direction, they amassed a portfolio size of $300m and was directly responsible for the day-to-day operations and management of the portfolio. In the highly specialized and complex hotel development sector, he has worked with many institutional debt and equity partners to deliver creative solutions for many complicated acquisitions and developments. Jonathan also lead the advisory division that focused on capital markets for sponsors requiring complex debt and equity solutions. He has worked closely with many lenders and institutional investors to realize maximum gains at the peak of the Global Financial Crisis.

Prior to founding Atlas Pearl Investments, Jonathan was appointed as CEO of Four Way Hotel Corp. where he oversaw the restructuring of operations, finance and equities at the Best Western Orlando Airport and Hawthorne Suites Orlando Airport at the peak of the Global Financial Crisis. During his first year as CEO, Jonathan worked closely with both the Senior and SBA lenders while increasing gross revenues over 200% and undergoing a major PIP (Property Improvement Plan) renovation at both properties.

Prior to Four Way Hotel Corp., Jonathan spent 3 years with world renowned Rafael Vinoly Architects as Project Architect where he successfully oversaw the completion of Brooklyn College West Quad, Brooklyn Children’s Museum, and the Bronx Criminal Court House. During that time, he worked extensively with Turner Construction and Bovis Lend Lease.

Jonathan is also a recipient of the prestigious Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award, furnished by the Asian American Business Development Center. Hailed as “the Asian American business community’s most distinguished award program”, the “Outstanding 50” is the largest, all-encompassing Asian American business award program in the nation. The award program honors individual with outstanding leadership, vision and accomplishments.

Jonathan Holds a Master Certificate in Hospitality Management from Cornell University. He graduated with the highest distinction from the New York Institute of of Technology, school of Architecture and Design. Prior to that, and he attended Cornell University school of Architecture.

Augustus Moy, Director of Capital Markets

Augustus Moy heads as the Director of Capital Markets for Atlas Pearl Investments, he is also a managing member of the AM Companies. Augustus is a results driven finance professional with 20 years of direct investment experience. A celebrated graduate of New York University, his investment experience started right away and lead him across the asset classes. Over the past 20 years, Augustus has had experiences in multiple areas of the industry ranging from land acquisition and development to property management and asset management. His project specific experiences range acrossthe asset classes over several investment cycles.

Over the recent years, Augustus has been responsible for managing investments on behalf of several family offices. Augustus and his partners collectively own and manage in excess of $3B of real estate across multiple strategies, which still are largely operated directly by the family businesses.

Currently, his focus lies on creating symbiotic partnerships with best in class operators, financiers, and other family offices. Through these partnerships Augustus ensures prompt and deliberate decision making in order to take advantage of opportunities that arise, and limit risk over the duration of the investment.

Evan Ramlochan, VP of Development

Evan attended the School of Visual Arts and completed his studies at New York Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2003. Evan began hisArchitectural career working as an Engineering Assistant and CAD operator for R.Shatarah Consulting Engineers. He learned a vast amount while designing and planning for residential and commercial projects.

In 2005 he joined Afridi Associates as an Architectural Assistant and CAD operator, where he worked on projects such as Fordham Universities Law Library and the Battery Park Commercial Center.

In 2006 Evan moved onto a Design Build firm called DSC Construction as a Project Manager. DSC Construction focused on Site Planning and Urban Design. During his time at DSC Construction he designed one of the first Airport Plaza Gas Stations located onsite at Newark Liberty International Airport.

While working at DSC Construction Evan also worked with McDonald Associates, designing, planning anddetailing multi-million dollar single family homes located in Stockbridge, MA. In 2008 Evan decided to move into Manhattan and joined Kossar + Garry Architects as a Project Manager. Evan ran and spearheaded over 10 projects per year with some of the most notable projects being Stuyvesant Park Dormitory located at 318 East 15th Street NY, NY, a Proposed Dormitory located at 644 East 14th Street NY, NY, 490 Fulton Street a graduate Dormitory, and Cooper and Sixth Residences a Marymount College Dormitory.

In 2015 Evan joined JCER Design Consultants, LLC as Operations Director and Managing Partner. His role is to ensure that all aspects of the projects that are currently underway are met on time and under budget. He is excited to bring his 11 years of Project Management experience to JCER Design Consultants, LLC in order to streamline efficiency and relevancy with every aspect of construction in order to elevate JCER Design Consultants, LLC role as one of the leaders in hospitality Architecture and Design.

Andres Sylva, VP of Orginations

Mr. Sylva has had a successful career in the mortgage and insurance industries for the last 15 years. He founded S & S Insurance Agency LLC in 2014 and Countrywide Mortgage Lenders LLC in 2018. With his extensive experience in the insurance and mortgage industries, both companies have flourished into profitable organizations.

Mr. Sylva gained his experience in these fields through working for Paychex Insurance Agency and Ameriquest Mortgage Company before starting his own companies. At these firms, he achieved and exceeded company quotas of over $100m.

Mr. Sylva graduated from Seminole State College. He also respectively holds a 2-20 Property & Casualty Insurance license and his Mortgage Loan Originator license.

NEIL RAGBIR, Director of Marketing

Mr. Ragbir serves as Director of Marketing for Atlas pearl Investments. With over 20 years of industry experience, Mr. Ragbir's greatest strengths are his creativity, drive and leadership. Mr. Ragbir thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach.

He is responsible for linking the financial innovations of the company through brand marketing communication and business development efforts to build the brand, create consumer awareness and advocacy. In addition to strategic business development efforts, he directs media relations, branding, advertising and website development. He manages and oversees the brand management of Atlas Pearl Investments, such as consumer insights, investor/stakeholder materials, digital marketing, UX design and creative development.

Mr. Ragbir Holds a Bachelors in Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design from Montclair State University. He also holds a Certificate in Web Development and UX Design from General Assembly.