KSM was originally founded in late 2015 as a capital advisory firm raising institutional capital for large developers and operators across the US and Canada under the KSM Developments brand. In 2020, KSM Group was formed and spun off that business into Kin Capital Partners, building a new investment arm alongside the capital advisory business, while continuing to add new partners and grow both lines of businesses.
Jacob Iftah, is a true entrepreneur at heart, arrived in the Toronto real estate scene in late 2015 with no network and no experience in the industry, but with a strong passion for real estate financing and tremendous determination to succeed.
Being a professional athlete in his earlier years taught him to apply his uncompromising work ethic, ability to perform under pressure and ability to be a team player to his fast growing real estate career.
Through KSM’s companies Jacob was involved in financing $1.5B+ in large scale real estate projects throughout North America with transactions’ value of $4B+. Leveraging his close relationships with world-class developers and operators, his companies invested in transactions with complition value of $3.5B alongside his partners.
Today, Jacob is focusing on institutionalizing and growing his existing businesses, while investing in various prop-tech companies striving toward extraordinary results and continuing to create wealth with like-minded partners and investors who share the common values of trust, integrity, hard work and going big.