TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 6, 2014) – Altus Group Limited (“Altus Group” or “the Company”) (TSX:AIF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Janet E. Graham to its Board of Directors.
Ms. Graham is an experienced corporate director, author and speaker. She has been a managing director of IQ Alliance Incorporated (“IQ”), a real estate advisory services firm since August 2002. Prior to joining IQ, Ms. Graham was an independent consultant for a number of years, delivering real estate related financial advisory services to major corporate clients. Prior to March 1996, Ms. Graham held senior positions at CIBC and CIBC World Markets for 15 years specializing in corporate finance and corporate lending to real estate and other companies. Ms. Graham currently serves on the boards of two publicly-traded Canadian companies, Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust and Leisureworld Senior Care Corporation, and chairs their respective audit committees. She is also a member of the board of directors and chair of the audit committee of Toronto Waterfront Revitalization Corporation, a corporation without share capital dedicated to the revitalization of Toronto’s waterfront. Ms. Graham holds a BASc from University of Guelph, an MBA from York University and a CPA, CA designation.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Janet to the Board,” said Harvey Naglie, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Altus Group. “Janet’s wealth of knowledge gained in the real estate sector, along with her financial expertise and experience as a corporate director will strengthen our Board and help support management as we work together to grow our business globally.”
The appointment of Ms. Graham to the Board brings the number of directors to nine; eight of which are independent.