Michael WatersChief Executive Officer at Minto Apartment REIT
Michael Waters serves a dual role as Chief Executive Officer of Minto Group and Minto Apartment REIT. As CEO of Minto Group, Michael has spearheaded the transformation and growth of Minto from a wholly-owned family venture into a world-class, fully-integrated real estate investment management company. In this role, Michael oversees all aspects of the business from corporate services to asset management, acquisitions, dispositions, development, property operations and homebuilding in Canada and the USA for Minto’s growing portfolio. As CEO of Minto Apartment REIT, Michael is responsible for the overall strategic direction of the REIT including investment growth and capital structure. Michael has over 25 years of experience in real estate finance, investment and development, and financial advisory services. Prior to joining Minto, he served in a variety of roles at Intrawest Corporation, a large resort developer and operator with a presence across North America. Earlier in his career, Michael worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and KPMG LLP.