Pierre joined Brookfield’s Toronto office in 2013 as a Managing Partner, bringing with him over 24 years of experience in real estate advisory services. He is responsible for ensuring that global institutional relationships are fully covered and aware of all possible opportunities available to them.Pierre is the former President & CEO of Cushman & Wakefield Ltd. (Canada), a position he held for 6 years while navigating the firm through the financial crisis in 2008 and positioning the enterprise for higher productivity and greater market share. During his career, he has held origination leadership roles in Canada and the US Midwest. Prior to his Sr. leadership roles, Pierre advised national and international clients on real estate strategies domestically and abroad. Early in his career, Pierre was a hospitality brokerage specialist and advised on the transaction of well over 25 hotel properties in Canada. Pierre has served on the board of CoreNet Canada and most recently completed a term as a member of the Board of the Real Property Association of Canada (REALPac). He now serves as a Vice-Chair of the YMCA of Greater Toronto’s Board and Chair of its Real Estate Committee. Pierre has a BSc from the University of Western Ontario (?87) and an Honours in Business Administration (?89) from the Richard Ivey School of Business. He currently serves as the Vice Chairman of the Board and Chair of the Real Estate committee for the YMCA of Greater Toronto.