Muhammad A. Nadhiri

At Burke's, he Chairs the Buildings and Grounds committee and serves on the Governance committee.

Muhammad A. Nadhiri is the Co-Founding Managing Partner of Axis Development Group, a privately-owned San Francisco-based real estate development firm that specializes in the creation and execution of highly-serviced, uniquely-stylized urban-infill and mixed-use projects. Muhammad brings deep experience developing residential/retail/commercial mixed-use projects in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to real estate development, Muhammad was an investment banker; he was an Analyst at Nationsbanc Securities and an Associate at RBC Dominion Securities. Muhammad holds a B.A. in Business Administration with a concentration in Corporate Finance from Morehouse College and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.
Muhammad’s family has numerous ties to the arts, politics, and the struggle for equality; these basic principles, which formed the foundation of Muhammad’s childhood, continue to drive his philosophy as a developer, businessman, and volunteer. Muhammad sits on the Board of Directors for the 100 Black Men of America, where he serves as the Chairman of the Economic Empowerment Committee. He is also a member of Urban Land Institute (ULI), San Francisco Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association (SPUR), and San Francisco Housing Action Coalition (SFHAC).

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