Appointed as SVP HR and Corporate Services of SmartREIT, June 1, 2015. Previously, SVP HR and Corporate Services for Smartcentres, a private shopping centre development company. Mr. Vescio also held the position of Vice-President at Amec, a global engineering consulting company where he was responsible for North America’s HR function. Fernando holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Finance degree from University of Toronto, is a Certified Human Resources Executive (C.H.R.E.) Canadian and is Human Resources and Compensation Committee Certified (C.R.C.C.C.).