President, Research, Valuation & Advisory
Altus Expert Services
MBA, AACI, FRICS
Colin Johnston is the President of Altus Group’s Research, Valuation and Advisory division, in Canada, a group comprised of over 350 appraisers, economists, market researchers and advisors. Altus is a leading provider of independent software, data solutions and consulting services to the commercial real estate industry. During his 25 years in the industry, Colin has become one of the country’s pre-eminent valuation and advisory professionals, with a particular emphasis on investment grade assets. Over the past year, Altus has valued assets totalling in excess of $200 Billion in the Canadian marketplace. Colin has spoken on numerous panels, written several papers on valuation, and served as an expert witness in rental arbitration cases. He is an active member of several industry associations, a designated member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AACI) and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS).