Maxton Mauney

Maxton is an Associate and member of the distribution team for Aqueduct, based in New York. Prior to joining Aqueduct, Maxton began his career in real estate working for Eastdil Secured. During his time at Eastdil, Maxton’s group underwrote and closed over $22 billion in real estate transactions across the US. After working at Eastdil, Maxton sourced capital and investments for Irongate, an LA based real estate developer that specializes in luxurious, multi-billion-dollar hospitality projects. Maxton received his MS in Real Estate Finance and Investment from NYU and his BA in Public Policy from Duke University.


We are an alternative asset placement business focused on combining best in class investment talent with exclusive, sophisticated pools of capital.

The Firm

Aqueduct Capital Group, LLC. is a registered broker dealer founded in 2006 designed to represent a select number of industry leading alternatives fund managers. Our bespoke distribution strategy provides managers effective outsourcing of their business development and fundraising endeavors, and allows for significant asset growth and deeper relationships with a broad array of diverse investors.

The Strategy

Our approach brings fund managers and investors together in a selective manner characterized by unique access. Our team delivers notable expertise to managers at various stages of their capital-raising cycles and plays an integral role in expanding their investor base within our differentiated network of limited partner clients.

The Team

Aqueduct's partners Frank Edwards, Steve Lessing and Pawan Chaturvedi have a collective 60 years of experience raising and investing capital. They are considered trusted advisors to many world class investors and some of the most sophisticated institutions globally. They are assisted by a talented team of distribution, marketing and client services professionals in their ongoing endeavor to build the premier capital raising organization in the industry.