With an extensive experience in leading and directing major domestic and international infrastructure as well as real estate development projects, Mike Sarimsakci is responsible for ﬁnancial and real estate development activities for Alterra International, LLC located in Dallas and Istanbul.
Over the past 20 years Mr. Sarimsakci has worked on real estate projects worldwide with a strong track record of completing infrastructure and real estate development projects on time and on budget. Currently, as the Founder & President of Alterra International, LLC, Mr. Sarimsakci is responsible for the development and construction of projects that oﬀer superior returns to investors. His formula is simple: “$1 million to $5 million in 5 years.” He has been able to deliver on this premise.
Throughout his career, Mr. Sarimsakci has been actively involved in development projects on an international level. Most recently, Mr. Sarimsakci was the guest of the Panamanian government to explore public private joint venture development opportunities in Panama. He advised the President of Niger to increase FDI into real estate projects in the region.
Mr. Sarimsakci holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University and a Certiﬁcate of Pre-Law from UCLA. He is a graduate of Stanford University with a Master of Science in Construction Engineering and Management. Mr. Sarimsakci is currently working towards an executive degree for Advanced Management Development Program in Real Estate (AMDP) at Harvard University, to be completed in 2017.