Michael Young

  • Principal
  • Quadrant Capital Partners Inc.

Trustee of SmartCentres® since November 11, 2003, Chairman of the Board of Trustees from July 1, 2014 to May 27, 2015 and Lead Independent Trustee since May 28, 2015. Mr. Young is President of Quadrant Capital Partners Inc., a private equity firm in Dallas, Texas, which he founded in November 2003. From January 1994 to October 2003, Mr. Young served as Managing Director and Head of Real Estate Investment Banking for CIBC World Markets. Mr. Young was appointed Global Head of Real Estate for CIBC World Markets in 1997. He served on the Board of Acasta Enterprises, Inc. from June 2017 until his resignation in February 2018. Mr. Young was a Trustee and Chairman of the Board of Milestone Apartments REIT from March of 2013 until April 2017, when Milestone Apartments REIT completed a “going private” transaction with Starwood Capital Group as the purchaser. He was a Director of Brookfield Residential Properties Inc. from March 2011 and a Director of Brookfield Homes from 2007. On March 12, 2015 Brookfield Residential Properties completed a “going private” transaction with Brookfield Asset Management as the purchaser. He is Chairman of the Board of Dignitas International (U.S.). Mr. Young holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Western Ontario. He is also a member of Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame.