Alan is the managing director of Terraplan, responsible for the daily operations and management of the company. He brings a unique mix of expertise and an impressive track record to us. He has a deep understanding of clients’ needs and has fostered a results-oriented, problem-solving atmosphere with a strong client focus within the firm. In addition, Alan heads Lonsdale Holdings, a company engaged in providing strategic and operational advice to a number of other businesses in Canada. Lonsdale Holdings also provides art advisory services to individuals and corporations throughout North America. Alan has had a distinguished career as a partner in a Toronto law firm, the Vice Chairman of an investment management firm, and the Vice Chairman of a securities firm. He has served on the Board of Directors of a significant number of not-for-profit organizations and institutions and currently serves on the board of AXA-ART Americas, and the Baltimore Museum of Art. In addition, he is a member of the Art Basel Patrons Counsel. He has also served as the chief fundraiser and political strategist for several prominent Canadian politicians.