Oliver Kershaw

Sales Representative, Principal
Landlord Representation Office Leasing Tenant Representation

  • Ottawa
  • 45 O'Connor Street
  • Suite 800
  • Ottawa, ON K1P 1A4 CA

Oliver is a Principal at Avison Young after spending ten years as an Associate Vice President with another global real estate services provider.  Oliver’s main focus is in the high-tech office sector with a particular emphasis on tenant representation assignments.

Oliver has represented various technology companies throughout his career from start-ups through to Fortune 500 corporations.  He has been called upon as a resource by various Landlord entities for consultancy services and has presented at the National Research Council Canada.  Priding himself on superior market knowledge he is a creative thinker and consistently provides his clients with innovative cost saving real estate solutions.

Over his career Oliver has been involved in the sale, lease and sublease of over 2,000,000 SF of commercial property within the National Capital Region.


Professional Credentials

  • Registered Real Estate Sales Representative, Province of Ontario


  • University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology (UK), BSc (Hons)


  • Ontario Real Estate Association
  • RECO
  • Board member of The Children’s Place (Kanata)
  • ONFE Junior Achievement volunteer

Client List

  • Adobe Systems Canada
  • Agilent Technologies
  • Altera
  • API Technologies
  • Blinq Networks
  • BSI Group
  • Canada Post Corporation
  • Check Point Software Technologies
  • CIBC Wood Gundy
  • CogniVue Corporation
  • Conversant IP
  • Corsa Technology
  • Dell Canada
  • Diablo Technologies
  • DNA Genotek
  • DragonWave
  • Fairhall Moffat & Woodland
  • Fortinet Technologies
  • Freescale Semiconductor
  • IBM Canada
  • Infrastructure Ontario
  • Irdeto
  • Nanometrics
  • Neptec Design Group
  • Power Integrations
  • Privacy Analytics
  • Roguewave Software
  • Rogers Communications
  • Sanmina SCI
  • Schneider Electric
  • Sidense
  • Skyworks
  • SMSC
  • Stanley Black & Decker
  • Tecksavvy
  • Telepin
  • Xceedium
  • Xilinx Inc.
  • ZTE Canada


245 Menten Place
245 Menten Place
Ottawa, ON
Office For Lease
495 Richmond Road
495 Richmond Road
Ottawa, ON
Office For Lease
1-10 Brewer Hunt Way
1-10 Brewer Hunt Way
Ottawa, ON
Office For Lease
447 March Road
447 March Road
Ottawa, ON
Office For Sale
1165 Kenaston Street
1165 Kenaston Street
Ottawa, ON
Industrial For Lease