Meet the Team

Formed in 2011 by Adam Touni and Wendy Kandasamy, The AW Team is one of the San Francisco’s leading real estate groups, with nearly 19 years in collective experience and more than $400,000 million in closed transactions.


Adam Touni
Broker-Associate | Attorney at Law


Wendy Kandasamy
Luxury Property Specialist

Adam and Wendy bring together complimentary expertise and skills to deliver innovative, yet practical real estate services for sophisticated buyers and sellers. Recognizing that information is ubiquitous in today’s technology-driven world, The AW Team helps you translate data, trends, and analysis into meaningful insight to better understand real estate markets, identify the most suitable options and, ultimately, make the best choices.

With unique backgrounds in law and engineering, their analytic styles and technician mindsets help you prioritize your desires through a reasoned and logical approach to buying and selling. Their key to success is proper coaching and education through close client collaboration, helping you wade through the morass of “big data” towards a successful purchase or sale.

What’s more, they live in the communities where they work. This not only gives them unparalleled local market knowledge, it also enables them to form long-standing relationships and remain part of their clients’ lives—personally and in all real estate-related matters.

Read Adam’s bio    Read Wendy’s bio

Trusted, Intelligent Advisors

At their core, they are professional advisors-through major life events and subsequent transition-committed to your personal and financial success. Paying close attention to your wants and needs, they will guide you to the most prudent decisions each step of the way.

Backed by Excellence

The AW Team is supported by standout professionals with extensive industry experience and a commitment to excellence. Their staff works closely with you throughout the real estate transaction process to ensure you stay informed, engaged and satisfied.


Amy Mittleman
Operations Manager

Amy is a California-licensed real estate agent with more than 15 years of experience in account management, operations, project management, business process improvement and marketing. She has honed her extensive and diverse skills working across multiple industries and with Fortune 500 companies.

Growing up in a real estate family, Amy developed a strong passion for the industry and its future in today’s technology-driven environment. She takes pride in and focuses on overseeing the day-to-day management and tending to the underpinning The AW Team, making sure the team’s actions are exacting and flawless.

Amy graduated from the University of Redlands with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and remains committed to personal and professional development, taking continuing education classes at Stanford University. Raised in both Northern and Southern California, Amy currently resides in San Carlos.


Louella Atienzan
Transaction Coordinator

Louella started her career in a call center industry, where she have had serviced US clients for 11 years, from directory assistance to credit card services, healthcare insurance, telecommunications, and travel agency. From operations, she decided to join the Workforce department and eventually joined the management team.

Out of curiosity, Louella stepped into the world of Virtual Assistance to be more productive and spend more time with family. She gained her first experience as a Virtual Assistant in Real Estate by doing back office tasks in the Maryland and DC area. Now, Louella's been with Adam and Wendy as an assistant and transaction coordinator for 8 months. She is hoping to learn more with every transaction.

Louella enjoys spending her free time with family, hanging out with friends, spending long weekends at the beach or hiking.