Mahmood Khimji, is a founding Principal of Highgate, a leading real estate investment and hospitality management company, and has been involved in all aspects of Highgate’s development since its founding in 1988. Prior to founding Highgate, Mr. Khimji practiced law at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison. Mr. Khimji is on the Board of Directors of Sagicor Financial Corporation Limited and American Hotel Income Properties. Mr. Khimji also serves on the National Committee of Aga Khan Foundation USA, on the boards of Aga Khan Museum, the Asia Society, and Trinity School and on the Board of Visitors for Columbia Law School. He attended the University of British Columbia, holds a Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, from the University of Houston, and a Juris Doctor from Columbia Law School.