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Our Team

Bruce Kahkesh, CEO & Founder

Bruce is the founder and CEO of Nation Capital Corp., he has over 20 years of experience in the business of mortgage brokering, lending and real estate investment in the Lower Mainland. Bruce provides leadership and vision and works closely with his team to develop and execute strategies that enhance value to clients and shareholders. He oversees all investments made by Nation Capital Corp. and ensures that proper due diligence is performed on all potential investments. He has structured and placed more than $1 billion in first and second residential, commercial and construction mortgages during his career. Bruce pursues opportunities unique to Nation’s Investment strategies that have generated the consistently high return on investments for his clients.

Lili Shen Kahkesh, Chief Operating Officer

Lili is the Chief Operating Officer of Nation Capital Corp., she has been in the mortgage industry since 2001. She manages firm’s transactions and operations. Her duties include performing due diligence, and mitigating financial and administrative risk while providing efficient management execution. Her extensive experience in accounting and financial analysis allows her to easily work through the intricacies of complicated financial transactions and investment proposals.

Lili is fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese. She enjoys working with a diverse range of international and local clients, she is well respected for her business acumen; her thoughtful, detail-oriented approach and her perseverance to find innovative ways to facilitate financing solutions for her clients. She is passionate about helping individuals and families navigate the complex world of financial services through honest advice and fiduciary responsibilities. She is also heavily engaged in her community and has a strong sense of social responsibility. Lili lives by her philosophy that her actions both in work and family life should contribute to building an enduring legacy for her community.


Keith Nusgart

Mr. Nusgart is an independent IT consultant and real estate developer. He worked for Accenture LLP for over 25 years. He specializes in managing large complex projects and providing IT Strategy consulting to Utilities, large companies and government agencies across North America. Keith holds a BA and a MBA from North Dakota State University.


Saman Beheshti, Mortgage Consultant

Saman graduated from the University of British Columbia with Bachelor of Science degree in 2014. Currently, he completed his Masters in Business Administration (MBA class of 2019) specializing in Finance and Real Estate from the University of British Columbia. His experience includes civil contracting, residential and commercial land development and real estate acquisitions all over BC and Alberta


Toko Peters, Administrative Assistant

Toko is currently completing her undergraduate degree at UBC for International Relations and Economics. She handles administrative duties at Nation Capital Corp. and helps with marketing projects for the company. Toko is fluent in Japanese and French and strives to learn more about the business of mortgage investments while connecting with clients on a personal basis.