Ms. Alikpala is a Vice President and is the Assistant Controller for the firm.
Ms. Alikpala has over nine years of real estate experience. Prior to joining Newport Capital Partners, Ms. Alikpala was a Supervisor at RSM US LLP and a consultant for The John Buck Company. Ms. Alikpala's primary responsibilities included accounting and reporting in fair value, IFRS, and U.S. GAAP for corporate and real estate fund clients. Ms. Alikpala has experience on a variety of real estate types including subsidized housing, multifamily residential, office, and commercial. She is an expert in real estate consolidation and transaction accounting, and property accounting. Ms. Alikpala began her career with Lincoln Property Company and Prairie Management and Development as a senior accountant.
She holds a BS in Accounting from Northern Illinois University and is a Certified Public Accountant.