Alex was born and raised on a farm in the Netherlands. After completing Agriculture College (MAS), he owned and operated a dairy farm and hog finishing operation. Alex and his wife immigrated to Canada in 1985 and started dairy farming in Northern Ontario. They later moved to Southwestern Ontario where they currently own a broiler operation. In 1998, Alex became a licensed to practice real estate. In 2005, he qualified for his broker’s license. Alex enjoys working with the sellers and buyers of agricultural properties. He is fluent in English and Dutch.