TORONTO, June 26, 2012 /CNW/ - Crestpoint Real Estate Investments Ltd.
(Crestpoint), a business dedicated to providing institutional and high
net worth investors with direct access to commercial real estate assets
in Canada, announced today that Colin MacKellar has joined their team
as Executive Vice President.
Colin brings over 25 years of experience in real estate investment and
operations. Prior to joining Crestpoint, Colin was a Managing Director
with LaSalle Investment Management overseeing the management of their
entire $1.3 billion Canadian portfolio.
Crestpoint's President, Kevin Leon said, "Our first year of operation
has been a tremendous success, having acquired 12 properties
representing approximately 1.4 million square feet of high-quality
retail, industrial and office space. We are excited to have a
well-regarded and seasoned professional like Colin join our team. The
addition of his skills and experience will position us well as we
continue to build our portfolio of properties and focus on delivering
solid risk-adjusted returns for our clients".
About Crestpoint Real Estate Investments Ltd.
Crestpoint Real Estate Investments Ltd. is a commercial real estate
investment manager dedicated to providing investors with direct access
to commercial real estate assets. Crestpoint is part of the Connor,
Clark & Lunn Financial Group, a multi-boutique asset management company
that provides investment management products and services to
institutional, high net-worth and retail clients. With offices in
Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Regina, Toronto, Ottawa Montreal,
Halifax, New York and London, England, CC&L Financial Group and its
affiliate companies are collectively responsible for the management of
approximately $40 billion in assets as at March 31, 2012. www.crestpoint.ca
SOURCE Crestpoint Real Estate Investments Ltd.
For further information:
Kevin Leon, President
Crestpoint Real Estate Investments Ltd.
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