Amit GovinPrincipal + CEOAt Everwood, Amit leads the underwriting process, focuses on identifying target acquisitions and developments as well as supports asset management of the entire portfolio. Before founding EHP, Amit worked at UBS Investment Bank in New York City, advising institutional clients on IPO and secondary market transactions. After leaving UBS, Amit helped build his small family business into an enterprise that has owned and managed over $210 million in hotel assets. Amit graduated cum laude with a dual major in economics and finance from Tulane University, and earned an MBA from Columbia Business School with a concentration in real estate and finance. Amit is active with Columbia Business School’s Alumni organization and when he’s not flying around the country visiting Everwood properties, he can be found visiting new and exciting hotels with his 4 year old daughter in the Big Apple.
Amit PatelPrincipal + COOAt EHP, Amit focuses on identifying debt placement opportunities, property development/redevelopment, and corporate operations. Amit has personally been involved in over $200 million of transactions, which include hotel assets within the Marriott, Hilton, La Quinta, Choice, and Wyndham franchises. Prior to Everwood, Amit was building his small family business taking on leadership roles in all aspects of operations and real estate development. During this time, Amit also helped build a series of dental practices and fast-casual franchised restaurants in the Midwest and later Co-founded AGS Private Equity, a company primarily focused on debt and preferred equity hotel investments nationally. Amit received his undergraduate and MBA degrees from Indiana University with a focus in finance and real estate. While stewarding EHP, he’s found time to be an active member of his local chamber in Columbus, IN where he lives.