Adventus Realty Trust ("Adventus") by its Trustee, Adventus Realty Services Inc. ("ARSI") announces the appointment of Ian MacIntosh as an Independent Director of ARSI, effective April 1, 2018.
Mr. MacIntosh is a former Partner of the national law firm of Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, serving a number of years as the firm’s National Practice Group Leader for their Public-Private Partnership practice and maintaining a broad business law practice for many years. In addition to his practice at Blakes, Mr. MacIntosh has been Vice President and General Counsel for bcIMC, overseeing all legal needs of the organization. Mr. MacIntosh has both a Bachelor of Commerce degree (with distinction) and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Alberta.
Rod Johnston, President and CEO of ARSI, states, "As a former Partner in one of the largest legal firms in Canada, we are pleased to benefit from Ian’s background as we add him to the Board of ARSI. Ian has been a significant investor in Adventus since 2014, and his experience in securities, commercial and corporate law, with significant real estate expertise, will enhance the strength of the existing ARSI Board."
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ADVENTUS REALTY TRUST
By its Trustee: ADVENTUS REALTY SERVICES INC.
Per: Rodney B. Johnston, FCPA, FCA President and Chief Executive Officer