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 in 2016 after spending ten years as an Associate Vice President with another global commercial 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 real estate 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 Ottawa market knowledge he is a creative thinker and consistently provides his clients with innovative cost saving real estate solutions.

Over his commercial real estate 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
  • Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health breakfast table captain
  • Corporate partner of Invest Ottawa
  • Ottawa Real Estate Forum panel moderator.

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


Office/Flex/Warehouse For Lease
415 Legget Drive
Ottawa, ON K2K 3R1
Industrial For Lease
Kanata Office for Lease
1 Brewer Hunt Way
Kanata, ON K2K 2B5
Office For Lease
Rare Flex/Office Space for Sublease
88 Hines Road
Ottawa, ON K2K 2T8
Office For Lease
Office Building
141 Laurier Avenue West
Ottawa, ON K1P 5J2
Office For Lease
Office Space for Sublease
505 March Road
Ottawa, ON K2K 2M5
Office For Lease
Office Space for Sublease
380 Hunt Club Rd
Ottawa, ON K1V 1C1
Office For Lease
Office Space for Lease
237 Argyle Avenue
Ottawa, ON K2P 1B8
Office For Lease
Class A Office Building for Lease
700 Silver Seven Road
Kanata, ON K2V 1C3
Office For Lease
Professional Office Space for Sublease
1565 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R1
Office For Lease
Office Space for Sublease
60 George Street
Ottawa, ON K1N 1J4
Office For Lease
Office space for sublease
84 Hines Road
Ottawa, ON K2K 3G3
Office For Lease
New Office Building for Lease
235 Michael Cowpland Drive
Ottawa, ON K2M 1W8
Office For Lease
4103 - 84 Avenue
4103 - 84 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T6B 2Z3
Industrial For Sale
40 Blizzard Street
40 Blizzard Street
Fredericton, NB E3B 8K1
Industrial For Sale
Office Space For Lease
2725 Queensview Drive
Ottawa, ON K2B 0A1
Office For Lease
Kanata Square
260 Hearst Way
Ottawa, ON K2L 3H1
Office For Lease
Office Space for Sublease
301 Moodie Drive
Nepean, ON K2H 9C4
Office For Lease
World Exchange Plaza Tower
45 O'Connor Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 1A4
Office For Lease