Chairman, CEO and Founder

Phone: (214) 217-7732
Email: dmahmood@allcapcorp.com
Published Articles by David J. Mahmood

David Mahmood’s business background is as varied as his heritage. Each of his grandparents emigrated from a different country — Holland,Bohemia, Ireland and Syria.

Key Achievements:

  • Corporate executive and entrepreneur who founded, financed and built eight companies
  • Deal structure specialist with success qualifying and marketing the value of a company to interested buyers or investors
  • Strong negotiator with powerful closure skills
  • In 1998 I launched Allegiance Capital headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The firm has grown serving privately-held and closely-held companies across North America and now has offices in New York, Chicago, Minneapolis and Monterrey, Mexico. Our ability to use superior marketing to secure premium prices for clients in a wide array of industries sets us apart from other investment banks

Over the last 25 years, Mr. Mahmood has served as an investment banker managing hundreds of complex, multi-million dollar transactions in North and South America. His 45 years of experience, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurial start-ups, gives him first-hand knowledge of a wide variety of business transactions. His ability to create and engineer financial transactions has provided Allegiance Capital with a strong following, including both business owners and shareholders.

Mr. Mahmood launched his career in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, where he was born and worked for a variety of Fortune 500 companies. His early business career included:

  • Creating and developing the Hoyle Playing Card Company by age 28
  • Serving as vice president and director of sales for Brown & Bigelow, at the time the world’s largest specialty advertising company
  • Earning the distinction as the first licensee for National Football League and American Football League posters
  • Working as vice president and director of marketing for CPS Industries, an international consumer products company

He has served on numerous boards and industrial groups and is a member of Who’s Who in Business and Who’s Who Worldwide. Mr. Mahmood has been a frequent keynote speaker for national and international trade organizations and universities, and he has been featured in numerous publications.