Oliver Alves

Oliver Alves

Executive Vice President, Tenant Representation

Current Responsibilities

Oliver Alves is an Executive Vice President in JLL’s Toronto Tenant Representation Group where he and his business partner, Jon Pezim, provide strategic real estate solutions for their local and international clients. Since joining JLL in 2013, Oliver has established himself as a consistent top producer and has led some of the firm’s largest and most complex assignments.


Over the past 15 years, Oliver has focused on delivering strategic real estate solutions to a broad range of clients ranging from high-growth start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. Oliver brings a consultative approach to each project and he draws on JLL’s platform resources to deliver outstanding results for his team’s clients. Oliver’s experience includes:

  • Site selection / location strategy
  • Workplace strategy
  • Portfolio optimization
  • Lease renewals and restructuring
  • Disposition
  • M&A advisory and support

Some of Oliver’s notable Tenant Representation assignments include:

Confidential Tech (400,000 sf), Aon (230,000 sf), Konrad Group (200,000 sf), National Bank of Canada (145,000 sf), TouchBistro (120,000 sf), CDS (115,000 sf), Chubb (80,000 sf), Shire/Takeda (80,000 sf), Achievers (55,000 sf), Computershare (55,000 sf), Honda Canada (55,000 sf), Guidewire (52,000 sf).

Education and Affiliations

  • Bachelor of Business, Western Sydney University
  • CoreNet Global, Master of Corporate Real Estate
  • CCIM Institute
  • Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB)                                     
  • Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO)                                                                            
  • Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA)