Composed of professionals with a wide breadth of expertise, the Management Committee directs the operations of Altus Group, including overseeing the general operation of the practice areas. Solid leadership underpins the strategic direction of Altus Group’s operations in this group, which also prepares and approves an annual budget, marketing and business plan. Other responsibilities include mergers, consolidations, combination or other material transactions of any nature and entering into new lines of business. The Presidents of each of the practice areas report to the Management Committee in respect of their operational and financial performance.
Chief Executive Officer
Robert is an accomplished senior executive with extensive experience in leading new business initiatives and achieving growth objectives with some of the world’s foremost companies. Most recently, he was President of SAP North America, a global market leader in enterprise application software, with other previous roles including COO of its Global Customer Operations. Prior to joining SAP, Robert served as an Executive Vice President for EDS Corporation. Robert has been an active board member of numerous North American not-for-profit organizations and has served on the boards of several publicly traded organizations.
Chief Financial OfficerAngelo has over 25 years of experience as a finance and accounting professional. Angelo joined Altus Group in January 2008, assuming a senior leadership role in the Accounting department. He has been instrumental in building a highly competent team, and in improving the accounting and finance processes. Previously, he held senior finance and accounting roles at Canadian Tire and Home Depot Canada. Angelo is a Chartered Accountant and holds a degree in Honours Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario.
Senior Executive Vice President, Cost Consulting & Project ManagementMichael is a Senior Executive Vice President who co-leads the Cost Business Unit of Altus in Canada. With more than three decades of significant experience in the industry both in Canada and internationally, Michael has a wealth of expertise and practical knowledge providing professional management services to the construction industry. Michael’s main focus is on Public Private Partnerships; his areas of specialization are varied and include in-depth understanding of alternative finance projects, project monitoring, budget analysis, project development management, risk management, financial control and technical advisory. Michael has worked on major projects in varying sectors including residential and commercial development, as well as infrastructure and institutional initiatives. Michael’s professional memberships include the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (PQS) and the Association of Ontario Land Economists (PLE).
Global President, Property Tax Consulting
Jim founded Derbyshire Consultants Limited in 1980. In 2002, a merger with Viceroy Property Tax Consultants Ltd. created Derbyshire Viceroy Consultants Limited. A key player in the industry, Jim has provided property tax services for Canada’s premier real estate companies, REITs, pension funds and industrial properties for over 25 years. Through his broad range of expertise and client knowledge, Jim brings a wealth of insight and experience to his global role. Jim is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS).
President, Research, Valuation & Advisory, CanadaColin has 21 years of industry experience, with the retail marketplace being the focus of his consulting and advisory work. Colin has been the lead appraiser on a number of national portfolio assignments for some of Canada’s largest pension funds. In addition to participating in several due diligence assignments for purchase and sale, he has also conducted a number of specialized research assignments for a variety of clients, and has been involved in providing support for numerous rental arbitration cases. A graduate of the University of Western Ontario (MBA), Colin is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centres and the Center for Study of Commercial Activity (Ryerson University), and a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS).
Daniel joined All West Surveys LP in 1994. He obtained a Canadian Land Surveyors commission in February 1993 and an Alberta Land Surveyors commission in 1994. Daniel is a member of the Discipline and the Registration committees for the Alberta Land Surveyors Association, and member of the Council for the Canadian Land Surveyors Association. Well-respected for his expertise in the field of geomatics, Daniel is also a member of the Canadian Institute of Geomatics, the American Congress of Surveying and Mapping and the American Institute of Navigation. Daniel is a member of Altus Group's Board of Directors.