WHY ELEVATE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE?

Elevate Commercial Real Estate is a boutique commercial real estate brokerage which takes a financial advisory approach in working with investors and owners.

Our philosophy is to raise the standard of service and representation for investors and owners alike. Our team has a strong background in international professional services firms working across the Caribbean for a number of years serving client of various sizes across a wide spectrum of industries.

Confidentiality and discretion is our mantra, with our background working on large mergers and acquisitions in the Caribbean region, our skill set, approach and service offering are unmatched.

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Biography

Muhammad was born and raised on the Caribbean Island of Barbados. Muhammad completed his secondary education at Harrison College, pursued a BSc. Accounting at the University of West Indies Cave Hill Campus and subsequently completed the ACCA qualification.

Muhammad’s professional background includes working with the Big4 firms, EY and KPMG, in Barbados and the East Caribbean from September 2010 to July 2017. Muhammad initially started out in Audit at EY where he gained experience leading engagement teams providing assurance services across a number of industries including Hospitality, Retail & Distribution, International Development, Renewable Energy, Oil & Gas Distribution and Banking.

Muhammad transitioned to Financial Advisory Services in 2015. Muhammad’s work during this time involved assisting clients in several industries across the Caribbean basin in achieving their strategic goals on projects involving:

Expertise

Industry research and benchmarking
Business valuation
Buy-side/sell-side M&A due diligence
IFRS impairment reviews
Strategic planning
As Business development manager at Elegant Hotels Group (EHG:AIM) Muhammad lead M&A activities, provided support and worked directly with the CEO and executive team on developing and executing company strategy. In addition to leading M&A activities, Muhammad’s work included:

Strategic planning
Feasibility Studies
Cost control
Project management
Preparing CEO reports to local and Plc boards
Maintained a database of industry and internal statistics