As President, Thierry is responsible for the leadership of the company, its operations, and strategic direction. Thierry has been seconded from QuadReal Property Group as co-President of the company since November 2021 and President since August 2023. Thierry’s mandate is to lead the company through its transition from CA Ventures and execute on its growth plans by delivering strong performance and responsible management to the company’s stakeholders. Thierry has been involved in the management of QuadReal’s global student housing portfolio since 2017 and has worked with the company’s management since then.
Prior to joining the company as President, Thierry held Senior Vice President positions at QuadReal. First, as SVP, Gobal Transactions to assist with the repositioning and growth of QuadReal’s international portfolio by establishing and leading the transactions team, and then as SVP, Operating Partner Group, as founding member of QuadReal’s Operating Partner Group in 2021.
Before QuadReal, Thierry was General Counsel of Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, a Canadian publicly listed company, until its acquisition by Vail Resorts (NYSE: MTN). Prior to Whistler Blackcomb, Thierry worked as a M&A and securities lawyer with global firms in Montreal and Vancouver.
With 25 years of experience in public and private markets and over $20B of transactions completed, Thierry brings deep expertise in leadership, corporate governance, risk management and value creation across industries and geographies.
Thierry holds a Bachelor of Laws from Université Laval, a Juris Doctor from the University of Victoria, and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management.