Ally Visram is the Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of the Vista Group of Companies.
Ally Visram co-founded Vista with his brother Amin Visram. Prior to founding Vista. Mr. Visram worked as a Senior Finance Executive in the hospitality industry in the United States.
Mr. Visram is responsible for providing overall strategic leadership for Vista's hotel operating division, which include full service, select service and limited service hotels. He arranges leading hotel franchises (Sheraton, Hilton, Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza (IHG Hotels), Carlson, Delta, Marriott and Choice Hotels) in diverse geographic markets in Canada and the United States, in addition to repositioning hotels to become market leaders. Mr. Visram also directs all renovation strategy, enhancing profit margins, and tax planning.
Mr. Visram graduated from Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario with a degree in Business Administration (Accounting & Finance) and from the University of Windsor, Ontario with a Bachelor of Commerce Honors Degree in Accounting.
Mr. Visram is also the co-founder of the Visram Foundation, a charitable foundation which provides underprivileged girls in developing countries with housing, education, food, and healthcare. For further information please visit www.visramfoundation.com.