Chief Executive Officer, The Minto Group
Michael Waters is Chief Executive Officer of The Minto Group. As CEO, Michael has spearheaded the transformation and growth of Minto from a wholly-owned family venture into a world-class, fully-integrated real estate investment management company. In his role, Michael oversees all aspects of the business from corporate services to asset management, acquisitions, dispositions, development, property operations and homebuilding in Canada and USA for Minto’s growing portfolio.
Michael has over 20 years’ experience in real estate finance, investment and development and financial advisory services. Prior to joining Minto, he served in a variety of roles at Intrawest Corporation, a large resort developer and operator with a presence across North America. Earlier in his career, Michael worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and KPMG LLP.
He serves on the Board of REALpac, Canada’s senior national real estate industry association. As well, Michael is a member of the Board of Governors of Algonquin College, and the Board of Directors of Algonquin College Foundation.
Michael attended the University of British Columbia and holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business. He holds both the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designations.
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