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TORONTO, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Alignvest Student Housing REIT ("ASH") announces that Drew Coles has recently resigned as Chair of the Board of Trustees of ASH following the completion of his term.
Reza Satchu, Managing Partner of Alignvest Management Corporation (the parent company of ASH) and a trustee of ASH, said, "Drew has been instrumental in providing leadership to ASH since our launch two years ago. We appreciate his guidance in helping us build and deliver an institutional-quality real estate platform. We wish Drew continued success as he focuses on pursuing his other business interests."
"I am pleased to have contributed towards building Canada's leading student housing platform. I look forward to continuing to follow the growth and success of ASH," said Mr. Coles.
Nancy Lockhart has been appointed as Chair to succeed Mr. Coles. Ms. Lockhart is also a director of George Weston Limited, Choice Properties REIT and Atrium Mortgage Investment Corporation and was formerly the chair of Gluskin Sheff + Associates, Inc. Ms. Lockhart said, "I would like to thank Drew for his contributions to ASH and look forward to continuing to build on the strong foundation he established as the founding Chair."
About Alignvest Student Housing Real Estate Investment Trust
Alignvest Student Housing Real Estate Investment Trust is an unincorporated open-ended real estate investment trust formed under the laws of Ontario pursuant to a Declaration of Trust to own income-producing purpose-built student accommodations located in Canada. ASH REIT is offering an unlimited number of units on a continuous basis pursuant to an offering memorandum on a private placement basis by qualified dealers to any investors resident in any province or territory of Canada who qualify as "accredited investors". ASH REIT has made arrangements to offer the units through the investment fund order system, Fundserv.
Visit Alignvest Student Housing Real Estate Investment Trust at www.alignveststudenthousing.com.
The information is based on the market analysis and expectations of ASH REIT and should not be relied upon by the reader as research or investment advice regarding ASH REIT. The information presented herein is not a recommendation, offer or solicitation to buy or sell any securities or to adopt any investment strategy in any jurisdiction where prohibited by law or where contrary to local law or regulation. Any such offer to invest, if made, will only be made by means of an offering memorandum on a private placement basis.
SOURCE Alignvest Student Housing REIT
For further information: Sanjil Shah, Managing Partner, Alignvest Student Housing Inc., (416) 360-8248 or [email protected]