René DemersSenior Vice President Commercial Banking and Private Banking Real Estate at National Bank of CanadaSpeaker
René Demers is a Senior Vice President at the National Bank of Canada for Commercial Banking and Private Banking. He is responsible for all Real Estate Finance teams in Canada. This group of more than 175 employees manages over $25 billion in assets from its offices across Canada with a mission to support the top players in the market for both interim construction projects and long-term financing. René completed an MBA and a Master’s Degree in International Business and has worked in the banking industry for his entire career. Over the last 11 years, he has been recognized as an expert in the field of real estate finance. René’s diverse business development endeavors and ESG focus provide unmatched insight into sustainable and green financing.