As President of CanTex Capital, Gillian works with the team across all aspects of the business to grow the platform. Gillian brings a unique background and perspective to her role, having started her career as a management consultant advising on strategy, organization and operations. She followed this with 15 years of real estate experience across development and investment management in varied asset classes and geographies. Along with deep industry relationships, Gillian brings tremendous energy, strategic thinking and a focus on operational excellence, business development and capital raising activities.
Prior to joining CanTex, Gillian was Head of Investment Management at Amherst and Chief Operating Officer of Crow Holdings. Gillian obtained her bachelor’s degree from the University of Oxford and her MBA from Harvard Business School. She currently sits on the Executive Committee for the Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center at Wharton.