As President and Chief Executive Officer of Brookfield Residential, one of North America’s largest real estate companies with assets in excess of $3.7 billion, Alan manages the overall operations of Brookfield Residential. Operations are in Alberta; Ontario; Washington, DC; California, Colorado, Texas and Arizona. Alan joined Brookfield Residential (formerly Carma Developers) in 1983. Prior to Carma, he was employed with Deloitte and Touche from 1977 – 1983.
Alan’s active involvement in the community includes being a past director of Theatre Calgary; he is currently Chair of the Resolve Fundraising 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 the Calgary Homeless Foundation. Alan was also named the recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Business Leader Award by the Haskayne School of Business and the Calgary Chamber.
Alan holds a B.A. degree in accounting and economics and two Chartered Accountant Designations, Scotland and Canada.