Alam leads the team of professionals responsible for hotel investment advisory services in Canada and specific markets in Latin America/Caribbean. Alam’s specialized experience is in sourcing equity and debt capital for hotel and leisure investments, and providing strategic advisory and valuation services for hotel and leisure-related assets. Since joining Colliers in 1991, Alam has been directly involved in portfolio and single asset and debt transactions with a market capitalization of over $7.5 billion, acting on behalf of REIT’s, public companies, institutional investors, opportunity/investment funds and private capital sources.
Recognized leader in the Canadian hotel real estate market with experience spanning a multitude of lodging property types and classes across the country.
Current member of the International Society of Hospitality Consultants, represented by some 200 of the industry's most respected professionals from across six continents.
Hotel and leisure consultant with Laventhol & Horwath, where he advised clients on development, valuation and strategic planning in the lodging industry.
Guest speaker and moderator at numerous industry conferences, market updates and other engagements, in addition to being widely quoted in the media.
Various operations capacities with hotel companies and a private real estate investment/development company.
Undergraduate degree from Ryerson University's Hospitality & Tourism Management.