Angelique Brunner is the Founder and President of EB5 Capital, a leader in the EB-5 investor industry,
raising foreign capital for investment in job-creating real estate projects across the United States under the
EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program, which is overseen by the United States Citizenship and Immigration
Services. EB5 Capital owns and operates a number of USCIS-authorized Regional Centers across the country,
most notably in Washington, D.C., California, and New York, and has a portfolio of 13 current and
completed projects, with six more in the pre-development phase. EB5 Capital has raised funds from
immigrant investors in nearly 50 countries, maintaining a 100% project approval rate from the USCIS. Ms.
Brunner was one of the first authorized Regional Center operators; among the first 15 of the approximately 800 that exist today. As
President, she provides strategic direction and oversight to EB5 Capital’s real estate, marketing, and legal teams.
Ms. Brunner is considered an industry expert, a seasoned and highly respected Regional Center operator, and a strong advocate for
the EB-5 Program as a tool for economic development. She serves on the Board of Directors for Invest in the USA (IIUSA), the
national EB-5 industry trade association, and was the Inaugural Chair of the IIUSA Policy Committee, which guides the industry’s
communications with USCIS and other governmental agencies. In 2011, at the request of Senator Leahy’s (D-VT) office, Ms. Brunner
submitted official congressional testimony in support of the EB-5 Program. She works closely with Marriott International and Hilton
Worldwide in their efforts to make the EB-5 Program more effective.
Ms. Brunner has also had the opportunity to speak at numerous conferences for industry organizations, including the National
Association of Home Builders (NAHB), Urban Land Institute (ULI), IIUSA, SelectUSA, the International Economic Development Council
(IEDC), and the Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA), among others.
Before founding EB5 Capital, Ms. Brunner spent more than a decade working in finance and investments for both public and private
organizations focused on real estate and venture capital. Her past employers include: Fannie Mae, Neighborhood Development
Company, National Capital Revitalization Corporation, CORE Capital Partners, and Public Financial Management.
Ms. Brunner is a graduate of Brown University and holds a Master’s Degree in Policy and Economics from Princeton University,
where she studied under Ben Bernanke, former chairman of the Federal Reserve. She also earned a Certificate in Urban Planning
from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University.
Founder & President