TEAM

We design, develop, and deliver Next Gen concepts.

Demands of a rapidly transforming world requires visionary leadership ready to be able to adapt and shape the industry, and guide the market.

We at alfa8 understand shifts in the global marketplace, combined with innovative advances in technology and systems, provide for an exciting and unlimited horizon of possibilities in design and process.

 

As a lead member of our consortium, DVA Architects brings solid experience in the following sectors: office, mission-critical, data centers, education, mixed-use, residential, conference centers, and smart cities.

 

JN+A and HVS Designbrings strong and tenured experience in the hospitality and resort markets to our team. Their portfolio includes projects in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and the Caribbean, and represents all of the major hotel brands: Marriott, Hilton, Startwood, Inter Continental, Choice, Wyndham, Kimpton, Loews, and more.

 

Another lead member of alfa8 is the firm of Wilmot Sanz, which is a recognized leader in the healthcare market with significant hospital, research, and healthcare projects, both in the U.S. and international markets.

 

RSG & Associates LLC (RSGA) is a strategic planning, implementation, and management company primarily focusted on the establishment of interrelated domestic and international business development and projects. RSGA is a proprietary network of MBE/DBE businesses, certified professionals and organizations providing a wide variety of products material and services as prime and sub-contractors including engineering design, construction, training, sales, marketing, branding and through our Tribal 8(a) (i.e. ANC – Alaska Native Corporation) partners, environmental preferred products and solution to commercial markets and for government agency mission and inclusion initiatives.

Our security and intelligence team through RTI groups provides expertise and robust dynamic support in the following sectors: Force Protection Reviews/Operations, Combat Arms Support, All Security  Missions and Population Outreach and Development, Research and Technology Protection, Operations Security (OPSEC), Information Operations (IO) and all related training and organizational development. alfa8 can rapidly deploy resources in support of project and capacity development missions. All assets are TS/SCI cleared.

 

Our prime international construction member, AKON GRUP International Ltd. is headquartered in Ankara, Turkey, with officers in the KSA, Russia, Ebril/Iraq, and Morocco. AKON brings more than 20 years experience in multiple sectors with specialization in: thermal power plants, hydroelectric power plants, solar and wind powered power plants, petrochemical plants, dams, cement factories, steel smelters, pipelines, high rise buildings, and hotels, business centers and shopping centers.

STRATEGIC MEMBERS

M. Atakan Falay

Chairman of the Board, Akon Grup

JULIE BRODIE

Preferred Team Realty Broker

John P. Gibson

Associate Partner, & QA/QC Director, DVA architects

Christopher A. McDonald

Vice President, DVA Architects

Gary Yuan, AIA

Director of Design, DVA Architects

Frederick Liwanag, CSI UAP

Director of Residential Design, DVA Architects

Rolando Sanz, AIA

Principal, Wilmot Sanz

Craig Moskowitz, AIA

Principal, Wilmot Sanz

Dwight Fincher, AIA

Principal, Wilmot Sanz

Gregory Chang, AIA, LEED AP

Vice President, Wilmot Sanz

Jonathan C. Nehmer, AIA, ISHC

President, Jonathan Nehmer + Associates, LLC

Warren G. Feldman, AIA

Executive Vice President, Jonathan Nehmer + Associates, Inc.

Christine M. Shanahan

Managing Director of Design, HVS Design

Inad Bilbeisi

Studio Director, HVS Design

Elena VanZandt, MEd, MLADC, CPS

Managing Director, HALO Educational Systems

Mike McCarthy

President, Riparius Construction, Inc.

Ken Banks

President, Banks Contracting & Banks Real Estate Development

Roger Edmunds

President, RSG and Associates LLC

Joel Coulter

Business Development Exec, KSI Video

Matthew Daw

Principal, Keast & Hood

Arda Ataoğlu

Executive Board Member – Commercial, AKON GRUP

V. Sinan Ergeneman

Executive Board Member – Operations, AKON GRUP

N. Volkan Sahin

Country Manager: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, AKON GRUP

Karem Onar

Country Manager: Turkey and Northern Iraq, AKON GRUP

Ümit Engin

Country Manager: Russia, AKON GRUP