JR Dallas Wealth Management

Our Team

We may be strong as individuals but together we are invincible

Jehangir A. Raja

chief executive officier (CEO)

Jehangir A. Raja – Managing Member of the General Partner

Mr. Jehangir A. (“J.A.”) Raja has a long and varied business career that encompasses many segments of the investment management, private equity and related fields as well as positions in corporate finance and operations. Mr. Raja is a hedge fund manager, an entrepreneur, Wall street veteran and an accomplished financial executive. In August 2016, Mr. Raja founded JR Dallas Wealth Management, a private equity firm based in Dallas, Texas, where he serves as CEO. Since 2004, Mr. Raja has also served as CEO of BrightWay Capital (also based in Dallas), where he has managed investments, traded equities, and led M&A and joint venture transactions. The company was started from scratch and it raised and managed 1.2 Billion USD within a year. The company successfully invested and co invested along with firms like KKR, Carlyle Group and TPG. Mr. Raja also acquired United Investment Managers, a Chicago based Asset Management firm with over $300 Million under management. Prior to that, Mr. Raja was also one of the founding members of US Remodelers Inc, the company that was acquired by Home Depot and it went public in 1998. Some of the investments made were in companies like Cnooc, OGDC, and Alibaba. Mr. Raja has over 26 years of experience in the financial industry encompassing executive leadership, equities trading, IPOs, M&As, sale of businesses, private equity placements, debt financing and financial analysis.

Kenneth Mark Deubner

Senior Legal Counsel

Degrees / Licenses / Certifications:

Professional Activities: At age 20, began working in the Family Retail Furniture Store business (K&M Corporation). Went from warehouse to CFO. Opened and managed multiple stores, one of which was sued. Providing support to the company attorney elicited a desire to practice law. Graduated from law school in 1990. Accepted one-year term as a Briefing Attorney at the Fifth District Court of Appeals in Dallas, Texas. Upon completion of that position, associated with seasoned criminal attorneys. Litigated on behalf of criminal defense clients for approximately ten years while also learning how to take companies public. Moved to Scottsdale, Arizona, which had the highest concentration of high-tech companies desiring to have publicly traded shares. With partners, reversed merged companies using Colorado Shell C-corporations. When that niche became saturated with attorneys, returned to Dallas, Texas, to practice transactional business law.

Became CLO to TexCorp Communication, Inc., for the next seven years. Left due to downsizing. TexCorp remains a business client.

Began practicing business and transactional law as a  solo practitioner.

In 2020, joined what would become Private Asset Services (PAS), a specialized trust fulfillment and servicing organization. Currently Senior Legal Counsel to PAS while maintaining a private law firm, K. Mark Deubner & Associates, PLLC. Firm employs 5-member staff of associate attorneys, paralegals, and administrative support. Currently seeking another attorney to help service growing client base.

Professional Accomplishment(s):

Briefing attorney at Fifth District Court of Appeals, Dallas. Successful law practice of more than 30 years. No meritorious grievance ever filed. 

Organizational Affiliations (Boards, Bars, Focus Groups, etc.):

Past Member, College of the Bar

Past Member, Texas Trial Lawyers

Past President, Whiterock Toastmasters

Emeritus Member, Texas State Bar

Kelli Haynie Senior Loan Officer




Chad Krepp

President, Business Development. 

 20+ years of advertising and marketing experience representing high profile media companies including CBS, ESPN, Time Warner Media, Entercom Media, and Katz Media Group leading local, regional and national advertising campaigns. Achievements include: Working and managing large product and service campaigns for companies such as Allstate, Granger, Dean Foods, Blue Cross & Blue Shield, Toyota, United Associates, and an array of others in multiple business verticals. All to increase bottom-line revenue and improving brand awareness in the needed marketplace. I have a broad-based background of client relationship building, exceptional work ethic and a commitment to organizational objectives. Leading by example in a proactive manner, team builder, and tactical planning to achieve the performance goals of the client.