Senior Vice President and Fund Manager
Fiera Real Estate Investments
David Pappin has been actively participating in the commercial real estate business in Canada for 29 years. His career began within a National Brokerage Firm, specializing in Industrial Sales and Leasing in an agent capacity. From this beginning, David moved into Senior Management responsible for a business unit of the same brokerage firm in Toronto. An opportunity presented itself in 2000 to acquire a multifaceted real estate service business which included a Commercial component active within the Atlantic Canada Marketplace. David, with his partners grew this business substantially and he subsequently sold his interest in this business in 2006. At this point in his career, David moved into the Advisor Business assuming responsibility for sourcing and completing all investments within all investment fund vehicles across the Country. David has completed numerous acquisitions, joint ventures and development transactions over his career and was instrumental in growing a new open fund to an AUM in excess of $1B in two years. David assumed the role of President with Integrated Asset Management (IAM) Real Estate Group. IAM is a publicly listed company (TSX-IAM) providing investment management services to Canadian Institutional Pension Funds, Endowments and High net worth individuals. IAM was acquired in July 2019 by Fiera Capital. IAM Real Estate Group is now part of Fiera’s Alternative Platform within Fiera Real Estate Investments. David has taken the role of Senior Vice President and Fund Manager within Fiera and continues to oversee the IAM business within the Fiera team.