Meet the team

At Almega, we understand that behind every successful investment strategy lies a team of dedicated professionals. Get to know the people who drive our vision forward and make your investment goals a reality.

Basem Hanna

Founder & CEO

Basem is a serial entrepreneur with multiple successful exits in both real estate and cannabis. Companies built by Basem include Almega Corp, TerrAscend (TER.CN) and TREC Brands. Basem draws on over 15 years of experience crossing multiple sectors including real estate, cannabis and capital markets.

Adele Imrie


Adele has served as a senior financial executive for over 35 years in multi-use commercial real estate, P3 infrastructure project development and asset management. As assets under management grew from $66 Million to over $1.3 Billion, Adele has a successful track record of securing and managing complex, multi layered project debt/equity financings and operating bank facilities. . P3 projects included the Billy Bishop Pedestrian Tunnel, residences for York University and CAMH, and the refurbishment of 13 hotels for social assisted housing in B.C..

Evelyn Foo


Evelyn is a Certified Professional Accountant (CPA) with over 30 years of experience in the investment funds market.

Matthew Lee


Matthew brings extensive banking and financial underwriting experience closely entwined with real estate acquisitions and development.

Amanda Schmidt

Marketing Manager

Amanda brings over 8 years of invaluable expertise garnered from her dynamic career in marketing across diverse industries, including the real estate.

Alexis Arauz

Sr. Admin Assistant

Alexis is an experienced administrative leader with 10+ years in the financial services
industry. He specializes in investor relations, risk management and regulatory compliance within the hedge funds and real estate asset sector.