Mr. Singal is the founder of Valtus Capital Group and has over 22 years of experience in investment banking. Mr. Singal spearheads the firm’s investment banking practice and is experienced in capital raising, merger and acquisition advisory and debt restructuring. Mr. Singal spent 10 years at Lehman Brothers and Bear Stearns and was the founder and President of Silver Pacific Advisors, prior to forming Valtus Capital.

Mr. Abrao is a Managing Director of Valtus Capital Group and has over 11 years of finance experience in the real estate, gaming, hospitality and entertainment industries. Francis started his career in investment banking focusing on M&A, capital raising and debt restructuring within the real estate, gaming and sports and entertainment industries. Francis spent over 4 years with MacFarlane Partners, a real estate private equity fund based in San Francisco, where he focused on acquisitions of opportunistic real estate projects ranging from $100 million to $1.0 billion. Previously, Francis was the Director of Corporate Finance for Caesars Entertainment where he oversaw a team of Sr. Financial Analysts that executed Caesars Entertainment’s initial public offering, acquisitions and dispositions, and management of the capital structure. Francis received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Donny Perach is Vice President of Valtus Capital and has over 10 years of finance and principal investment experience with extensive practice in mergers & acquisitions, capital raising, private placements and restructurings across a variety of industries including the real estate, gaming, hospitality and transportation sectors.

Prior to Valtus Capital, Mr. Perach served as Vice President of Investments and Real Estate for Marnell Companies and was responsible for evaluating investment opportunities within the strategic investment division of Marnell Companies, and was involved in the acquisition, disposition and asset management of projects within company’s real estate and gaming portfolios.

Prior to joining Marnell Companies, Mr. Perach worked in KeyBank’s investment banking division within the Real Estate Private Equity Group in New York City. In addition, Mr. Perach also worked within Hartford Mezzanine Investors I, a joint venture mezzanine finance fund co-managed by KeyBank Real Estate Capital and Hartford Investment Management in Seattle, WA and within KeyBank’s Income Property division in Las Vegas, NV. Subsequent to his work at KeyBank, Mr. Perach served as Finance Associate for Monument Capital, the parent company for Astoria Homes in Las Vegas, NV at the time, the largest private residential real estate development company in southern Nevada.


Mr. Perach graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in Economics and is a member of the Investment Committee for the Endowment Foundation for the Jewish Federation of Las Vegas and has also served on the Board of Directors of Jewish Federation’s Young Leadership Division.

Rutt Premsrirut is a Principal Partner of Valtus Real Estate LLC, which is a licensed Nevada real estate broker, and is also a Senior Advisor with Valtus Capital. Mr. Rutt Premsrirut has over 14 years of real estate investment and brokerage experience. Prior to forming Valtus Real Estate LLC, Mr. Premsrirut was the Vice President of a family-owned company, Prem International Inc., in which he assisted the management by advising several hundred million dollars of transactions. On the principal side, over $50 million of real estate assets currently remains in co-management. Mr. Premsrirut also acts as a Senior Advisor to one of Asia’s top multi-billion dollar conglomerates, Lippo Group. Recent transactions include the tallest building in the western United States, the US Bank Tower in Downtown LA, for $367.5m.

Prior to joining Valtus, Mr. Premsrirut assisted his family and previous investors in assembling numerous parcels in the Vegas Valley, particularly in the southwest in an area currently known as Mountain’s Edge, owned by Focus Property Group. Also, while at Prem International Inc., he was involved in the assemblage of 3,500 acres in Sandy Valley, CA, which his family now controls. The Premsrirut family and previous investors generated significant returns capitalizing on the Las Vegas land market. Mr. Premsrirut holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance with an emphasis in Financial and Real Estate Services from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Mr. Premsrirut is also an active philanthropist and is one of the founders of the Las Vegas Children Foundation, whose mission is to raise the standard of living for children in developing countries. Mr. Premsrirut is also a political activist and a large supporter of the Democratic Party and was on the National Finance Committee for Senator Hillary Clinton.

Storm Ainsley is an Associate at Valtus Capital Group. Prior to joining Valtus, Storm worked in Corporate Finance at Caesars Entertainment, one of the world’s largest gaming and entertainment companies. While there, he focused on evaluating and executing on strategic and M&A opportunities; and helped restructure the company’s balance sheet through capital raises which included secured and unsecured bonds, convertible notes, bank financing, and equity. Storm started his investment banking career in New York City, interning with HSBC. Storm received a B.S. in Finance from Cornell University.

Alan Amici is an Analyst at Valtus Capital Group. He started his investment banking career with an internship at Valtus. After graduating with a B.S. in Finance and minor in Economics from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Alan was invited back to Valtus to start his career. During his time at UNLV, he was an Analyst for the Rebel Investment Group and served a leading role in the Student Government.

Steven Paulson is an Analyst at Valtus Capital Group. He began his Investment Banking career with an internship at Valtus. Prior to joining, Steven worked in Equity Research at HighTower Advisors and also at J.P. Morgan in a corporate role. Steven received a B.S.B.A. in both Finance and Economics from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and an M.S. in Finance at Vanderbilt University.

Kelsey Knorr is the Office Manager at Valtus Capital. Kelsey graduated from Concordia University Wisconsin in Mequon Wisconsin with a degree in Finance, Management, and Marketing. Before Valtus, Kelsey worked at RedRock Strategies, a Vegas-based Public Affairs/Political Consulting Company.