Having been embedded in the global real estate arena for over 80 years of combined experience, principals Shervin Mateen and Kam Mateen have a strong foundation for their presence in the field today. Upon establishing Unimat Commercial Inc. - Cannon Commercial Inc., the Mateens have broadened their business objectives from sole investment to establishing both personal and professional relationships with a select group of investors and partners. As Principals, they take a hands on approach to all management and acquisition practices, where each oversees aspects from underwriting, due diligence and management along side their leading staff. Together they orchestrate a team to make intelligent assessments ensuring the longevity of their acquisitions.
Serving as the acquisitions director his primary responsibilities are, sourcing new investments as well as structuring the repositioning program of acquired assets along side cultivating and maintaining partner relations for UNIMAT-RES. Acting primarily as the Acquisitions, Development and Redevelopment arm to the company, UNIMAT Real Estate Services (UNIMAT-RES) stands as a full service firm which handles all facets of the Real Estate arena. He oversees his team through an assets development and execution to ensure a timely and perfected progression. His strengths include, in-depth valuation techniques, ground up development methods and partnership structuring. He holds a Masters Degree in Real Estate Finance & Investment from New York University. He is lead by UNIMAT’s philosophy: through foresight one can be the catalyst for change within a market along side the urbanization effect by revitelizing a community by creating the traction.
George is a seasoned licensed real estate veteran with an Accounting Degree whose career began back in the early 80’s. He joined Cannon - Unimat in 2005 and is responsible for overseeing all assets and operating the portfolio in consistent fashion. George is involved in all acquisitions, dispositions, refinances, budgeting, all financial reporting, leasing, contract negotiation, capital projects and construction. He ensures that the personnel he oversees daily maintain and operate the assets in the most effective and efficient fashion.
Luisa graduated with degrees in Master of Business Administration and Doctor of Business Administration. She has more than 9 years experience in real estate development and as a professor in the Philippines. She joined Cannon - Unimat in 2004, overseeing 3 important external sectors in the company – Banks, Lenders and Investors. Amongst other macro and micro management functions, she ensures compliance with the lenders quarterly and annual financial reporting and budget submission. She also oversees the bi-monthly financial reporting with the investors and investor distributions.
Michael’s education includes a major in Accounting and Computer Science. In 2009 he started at Cannon - Unimat in Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and now holds the position of Assistant Financial Analyst. He handles General Partnership accounts for the properties including distributions, reconciliations and maintenance. He also handles a number of Note Payables accounts.