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Our Team

Jack Maple
Jack Maple
Managing Director/Founder

Jack Maple is a professional and industry leader with over 23 years' experience in banking, capital raising, real estate financing, and international sales and marketing. He has worked for and with some of the industry's leading financial institutions such as Bank of America, HSBC, OCBC, Bank of Singapore, Emirates NBD and Wachovia Bank, just to name a few. He has successfully helped secure financing for projects in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, London and Dubai. In response to the downturn of the domestic real estate market Jack saw an opportunity to expand into the international arena. Through determination (and over 400,000 miles in international travel per year since 2008) Jack has become an industry leader in bringing international investors to the US market. He has closed over $1Billion in transactions over the years.

In the past 12 years, Jack Maple has specialised in US investments, assisting Capital Raising clients to obtain funding from his investors network in Asia and The Middle East. His success has been in bringing Investment Opportunities to Family Offices, Private High Net Worth Investors and VC funds. Jack has helped countless VC companies seeking substantial funds to grow their business.

His ability to build relationships is exceptional and he has gained the trust and respect of key players in many international markets. In addition, due to his vast investor base Jack has been commissioned by many companies to increase their investor and marketing outreach globally.

He's logical, experienced, and generous with his knowledge. He knows financial modeling inside and out and with his network of investors and business contacts globally, Jack has helped several companies to successfully enter and expanding their business in Asia and The Middle East.

Junar Occidental
Junar Occidental
Administration/Operations Manager

Ten years and counting Junar had worked into different institutions such as in Marketing, Bank and Finance, Retail, Group of Companies Local and Abroad, Junar has the experience, worked as a Team Leader to one of the Leading Retail Store in Dubai UAE for 2 years prior to Joining Atlas Holdings, He had a chance to be employed at the 2nd largest Bank in the Philippines at Metrobank Card Corporation handling Credit Process and on 2010 Junar belongs to the Best Branch hitting the 10 Million Loans release for a month and give him the recognition and his team as Best Marketing Group. Junar’s optimistic attitude, passion, and willingness drive his way to Success. He is open to learn new things specifically Company’s growth. Junar is quiet person but if you get along with him he will be a good friend and treasure you, was born in Albay in Bicol Region and half Visayan, loves to hang out with friends during his spare time, watch movies, and loves to try new foods.

Sofeeya Prathan
Sofeeya Prathan
Marketing Associate

Sofeeya Prathan is a native of Thailand. Since 2005 Sofeeya started working in local political campaigns and marketing strategies and giving law advice for local community in Surin Thailand. She was responsible for giving legal advice to under privileged individuals, families and communities. In 2006, Sofeeya decided to pursue her education in Melbourne, Australia in 2006. In 2007, Sofeeya joined an International Retail Brand located in 5-stars luxury hotel in Melbourne. Her passionate, hard work, and positive attitude allowed her to be one of the Top Performers' in this position. She was consistent in achieving budget over her time with them while also receiving her Bachelor of Law Degree from Bangkok University and a diploma in Advance Marketing and a Certificate III in Tourism at Carrick Institute of Education in Melbourne.

Sofeeya's experience and success includes Marketing, Corporate Sales Strategy, Brand Management, Event Organization, and Customer Service. She has achieved and been recognized, multiple times throughout her career for her skills in Marketing and Sales. Sofeeya is a firm believer in hard work, commitment and dedication.

Her interest include films, photography, cooking, reading, and travel. She has a keen interest in other cultures and ways of life.

Karri Simmons
Karri Simmons M.A.Ed.
International Educational Advisor

Educator and college admissions expert with over fifteen years of experience helping students and families navigate the U.S. educational system. Advanced degree in Education, English and Curriculum and certified English and a second language instructor with a passion for helping young people achieve their education and career goals.​

Fred Lavey
Fred Lavey
U.S. Business Development

Fred Lavey is a California native and has an extensive background in residential, commercial and investment real estate in the United States. For over 30 years Fred has sold and project managed residential and commercial real estate in Southern California. During the past 12 years Fred has worked in residential home improvement management and EB5 foreign investments in the United States.

Mr. Lavey's experience in real estate transactions has helped him secure a great knowledge of the timeline to complete a real estate sale. Fred has a background of remodeling and costs tracking for real estate remodeling. Fred had a large property management company in Southern California dealing in residential rental units and Home Owner Association management. He has completed budgets for multi-million-dollar complexes and overseeing vendor contracts and has good management skills and works well with challenging projects.

Fred has taken average real estate investments and turned it into a valuable long-term investment. Fred’s education in architecture and business has helped him in his career and has valuable negotiation skills that he uses in his everyday life helping buyers, investors and sellers. Fred has always stayed up to date on technology, regulations, tax laws, real estate laws, protocol and processes. He has expert knowledge in digital transactions and filing.

Fred is a avid golfer and enjoys showing clients the beauty of the desert.