As Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Brookfield Properties’ Development Group, Alan oversees the management and strategic direction of its residential and mixed-use development businesses in the U.S. and Canada. Under his leadership, the company’s residential asset base grew to over $4.8 billion and the overall employee base to more than 1,400 people.
Today, the company operates in 16 major North American markets. Alan holds a B.A. degree in accounting and economics and two Chartered Accountant Designations, Scotland and Canada.
Alan’s active involvement in the community includes chairing the recently completed RESOLVE Campaign to raise $120 million for affordable housing in Calgary, a collaborative campaign representing nine different agencies that are addressing homelessness. He is also past Chairman of Calgary Homeless Foundation.