Independent Director at Tricon Residential
Michael Knowlton retired from Dundee Realty Corporation in 2011, where he held the position of President and COO of Dundee Real Estate Investment Trust. He joined Dundee Realty in 1998, holding various positions with Dundee Realty and Dundee Real Estate Investment Trust including Executive Vice President and COO, Executive Vice President and CFO and Managing Director of Limited Partnerships, before becoming President of the REIT in 2006. Prior to that, he worked at OMERS Realty Corp. from 1990 until 1998 as Senior Vice President and CFO. Mr. Knowlton is a trustee and chair of Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: CRR.UN) and a trustee and member of the audit committee and governance committee of Dream Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: DIR.UN). He is a former member of the boards of trustees of Dream Global Real Estate Investment Trust, True North Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust and Northwest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust. Mr. Knowlton holds Bachelor of Science (Engineering) and Master of Business Administration degrees from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. He is a Chartered Accountant and holds an ICD.D designation.