Past Events

April Developing Leaders' Lunch & Learn

April 17, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Managing for Success, a fireside discussion with Kevin Leon


On Wednesday, April 17th attendees will enjoy lunch and a fireside chat with Kevin Leon, President and Founder of Crestpoint Real Estate Investments Ltd. Crestpoint is an investment and advisory firm specializing in direct property investment in Canada. Kevin will share insights on how he has grown Crestpoint, since its inception in 2010, into a formidable investment manager with over $4 billion of assets under management.

(Speaker) Kevin Leon - Prior to founding Crestpoint, Kevin was Managing Director of the Real Estate Investment Banking Group at CIBC World Markets Inc. from 2000 to 2009. Kevin started his professional career at CB Richard Ellis Limited in 1989 as an investment sales specialist, ascending to Vice President of the firm.  Read more at

(Interviewer) Matthew Brown - Matthew is a Senior Vice President with CBRE Capital Market’s National Investment Team. With over eight years of experience underwriting complex equity, debt financing and strategic mandates including business valuations and divestitures, Matthew focuses primarily on advising clients on the acquisition and disposition of large industrial and office transactions. Since 2012, Matthew has completed over $8.0 billion in real estate transactions across Canada.


AGENDA: 11:30 am to 12:00 pm - Networking (Lunch provided)   |  12:00 to 1:00 pm - Presentation

VENUE: Oxford Properties office, EY Tower, 100 Adelaide Street West, 21th Floor, Toronto 

FEES:  Click the tab above

This event is for Developing Leader Members and non-members of DL age. A Developing Leader is an individual involved as a developer, owner, investor, asset manager or providing services in commercial real estate, who is 35 years of age or under.

MEMBER NO-SHOW FEE APPLIES ($25).  Please be aware of the NAIOP Cancellation and No-show Policy