Brian Whibbs is Managing Director, Real Estate, and is responsible for IMCO’s real estate asset class. He leads a team that invests directly, and through funds, in domestic and international real estate holdings.
Brian joined IMCO at inception in 2017. Previously, he was with the Ontario Pension Board (OPB) where he oversaw the real estate portfolio, evolving it from predominantly retail properties to a more diversified and strategically planned group of assets.
Prior to his role at OPB, Brian held progressively senior positions in the real estate group at Sears Canada Inc. As Vice President, Real Estate at Sears, Brian was responsible for a portfolio of more than 30 million square feet of retail stores, shopping centres, distribution centres, and office properties.
Brian holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from York University.
He serves as chair of the KingSett Growth Funds advisory board.