Management

Kevan Gorrie

President, Chief Executive Officer, & Trustee

  • 18 years of real estate experience, successfully leading over $750 million in equity financings and $2 billion in acquisitions;
  • Prior to joining PIRET, led the Industrial business of a major Canadian pension fund, encompassing investment, realization, asset management and development;
  • Professional Engineer with an honours degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Toronto;
  • A member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Teresa Neto

Chief Financial Officer

  • Senior financial executive in the real estate industry since 2005, with over 25 years of experience in finance & accounting;
  • Prior to joining PIRET, was the CFO of NorthWest Healthcare Properties REIT from October 2013 to September 2016;
  • Former CFO & Vice President, Financial Reporting of the Real Property Association of Canada (REALpac) where she led policy recommendations on the real estate industry’s transition to IFRS;
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA), with a B.A. from Laurentian University.

Kantaro Goto

Vice President, Finance & Corporate Controller

  • Over 13 years of real estate experience in accounting and finance;
  • Former Director, Finance at Build Toronto;
  • Past Controller of Retrocom REIT (now OneREITTM);
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA,CMA), with a B.Comm. from the University of Toronto.

Allan T. Saito

Vice President, Property Management & Leasing

  • 20 years of real estate experience in leasing, property management and development;
  • Former VP, Leasing at both Build Toronto and GE Capital Real Estate;
  • Past Director, Leasing at Dundee Realty.

Charlie Deeks

Vice President, Investments

  • Over 10 years of real estate experience including appraisal, asset management and investment;
  • Previously a Portfolio Manager for Manulife Real Estate’s Private Funds;
  • Over $1.0 billion of transaction volume completed to date.