OUR TEAM OF PROFESSIONALS

At Murray & Company Limited, we handle complex transactions made for the real world. We take the time and effort necessary to keep you company through the intricacy of arrangements while always having your best interests in mind. Our ability to connect lenders with clients and come to terms that are suitable and fair to everyone rests entirely on the great people at M&CO. The depth of our finance experience and market knowledge coupled with our passion and innovation are what make M&CO dependable — even after more than 65 years. We welcome you to meet the company.

MEET OUR TEAM

JIM ADESSKY

Jim Adessky joined M&CO in 1998 after having worked in the area of Public Accounting (audit, accounting, taxation, and business valuations), as well as real estate development and management in Montreal and Toronto. Jim has 30 years of experience in Public Accounting, real estate development and management, commercial real estate finance, mortgage administration and asset management. He is a Chartered Public Accountant in Quebec and Ontario, and a registered Mortgage Broker in the Province of Ontario.

During his career, Jim has been involved in many different types of transactions for both private and public companies across many different real estate asset classes.

Jim has a B.Com and DPA (Diploma in Public Accounting) from McGill University, and his CPA, CA in Quebec and Ontario. He is married with two grown children and enjoys travel, swimming, and skiing.

Jim Adessky

Email: jadessky@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-0950 x350

HARPREET BASSI

Harpreet Bassi joined M&CO in 2017 as an Assistant Vice President, and has over 10 years of experience in real estate lending, banking and commercial mortgage brokerage . Prior to joining M&CO, Harpreet held senior real estate lending positions with the CIBC real estate group and National Bank of Canada

Harpreet works on behalf of real estate developers and borrowers, arranging mortgage financing on their commercial real estate portfolios and developments. Harpreet has financed all major asset classes (retail, office, industrial, and multi-family), in addition to arranging CMHC insured, interim, construction, and acquisition loans for his clients. He has successfully completed over $2 billion in mortgages across Canada.

Harpreet has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Western Ontario and a Masters of Finance degree from Queen’s University. He is also obtained his CFA in 2011. He enjoys hockey, golf, and travelling.

Harpreet Bassi

Email: hbassi@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-1242 ext. 306
Cell: 905-334-8981

RANDY BUCKLEY

Randy Buckley joined M&CO in 1977. He spent his first seven years with the firm in Calgary, and has since been based in Toronto. He is the company’s Real Estate Broker of Record in Ontario and a Mortgage Broker.

Randy has been involved in successful transactions both large and small, totalling many billions of dollars across all asset classes, and in all regions of Canada. He has been recognized, by his fellow Canadian Mortgage Professionals, with a Canadian Commercial Mortgage Broker of the Year Award.

Randy graduated with a B.A. cum laude in Psychology and Economics from Harvard University, and with an M.B.A. from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, studying there on a Rotary Foundation Fellowship. He is married with four grown children, enjoys physical activities, travel, and family time.

Randy Buckley

Email: rbuckley@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-0950 x308
Cell: 416-407-0123

JEFF COX

Jeff Cox joined M&CO in 2002 as a Vice President, and has over 15 years of experience in commercial mortgage financing. He’s a registered Real Estate Broker and Mortgage Broker in the Province of Ontario.

Jeff works on behalf of real estate developers and borrowers, arranging mortgage financing on their commercial real estate portfolios and developments. Jeff has financed all major asset classes (retail, office, industrial, and multi-family), in addition to arranging CMHC insured, interim, construction, and acquisition loans for his clients. He has successfully completed over $2 billion in mortgages across Canada.

Jeff has a B.Comm from McMaster University. He is married with two children and enjoys skiing, golf, and travelling.

Jeff Cox

Email: jcox@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-0950 x329
Cell: 416-460-0130

DAVID FORSTER

David Forster joined M&CO in 1988 as a partner, and has over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate finance. He is a registered Mortgage Broker in the Province of Ontario.

Prior to joining M&CO, David worked at Morguard Investments and CIBC. He has extensive experience with all property types.

David has a B.A. Honours from York University. He is married with two grown children and enjoys golfing.

David Forster

Email: dforster@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-0950 x303
Cell: 416-727-9551

MARC GAUDETTE

Marc Gaudette joined M&CO in 2004 as a partner, and has over 30 years of experience in commercial mortgage lending and in commercial real estate. He’s a registered Real Estate Broker in the Province of Quebec.

Before joining M&CO, Marc was managing the Portfolio Strategy for the real estate group at Standard Life Insurance. Previous roles included acting as Manager of Standard Life’s Pooled Real Estate Fund and National Manager, Real Estate & Asset Management.

Marc has a B.A. from Sir George Williams University, and completed the Mortgage lending and Brokerage course from the University of British Columbia.

Marc Gaudette

Email: mgaudette@murraycie.com
Tel : 514-273-3232 x224
Cell: 514-919-4354

BOB LYNCH

Bob Lynch joined M&CO in 1997, and has over 30 years of experience in commercial mortgage brokerage, real estate lending, and banking. Prior to joining M&CO, Bob held senior real estate lending positions at TD Bank and Laurentian Bank of Canada. He is active in arranging construction loans and project financing for developer clients in addition to long-term financing for all asset classes. Bob is a registered Real Estate Broker.

Bob has a B.Comm from Carleton University. He is married with two grown children, and enjoys a number of recreation and fitness activities including golf.

Bob Lynch

Email: rlynch@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-1242 ext. 321
Cell: 416-579-9948

NICOLAS MASTANDREA

Nicolas Mastandrea joined M&CO in 2000 and is based in Montreal. With over 30 years of experience in the real estate industry, he has been instrumental in structuring financing for residential, senior residences, commercial, and industrial properties. He has also been involved in brokering sales of real estate assets.

Nicolas has a professional accountant designation, and prior to joining M&CO was an investment advisor for a few years with Charles Schwab. Prior to that, for several years he was Chief Financial Officer of the real estate para-municipal agencies of the City of Montreal.

Nicolas Mastandrea

Email: nmastandrea@murraycie.com
Tel: 514-273-3232 ext.230
Cell: 514-891-7740

RAYMOND MO

Raymond Mo joined M&CO in 1985 as a partner, and is a Registered Mortgage Broker and Real Estate Salesman in the Province of Ontario.

Previous to joining M&CO, Ray was the Finance Director for a UK Public Company in non-ferrous metal trading. Before that he was a CA from Australia, and held various financial/accounting positions in Sydney, Australia and Toronto, Canada.

Ray is married with two children, and enjoys golf, skiing, and squash.

Raymond Mo

Email: raymo@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-1242 ext. 326
Cell: 416-388-9675

DAVID TANNER

David Tanner joined M&CO in 1986 after having worked for a real estate development company in Calgary, Alberta, and for the Irving organization in New Brunswick. David has close to 30 years of experience in commercial real estate finance, mortgage administration and asset management. He is a registered Mortgage Broker in the Province of Ontario, and a registered Real Estate Sales Representative in Ontario and British Columbia.

During his career, David has been involved in transactions aggregating billions of dollars across Canada, and in most real estate asset classes and regions of Canada.

David has an M.B.A. from the University of Western Ontario and a B.ASc. (Applied Mathematics) from Queen’s University. He is married with three grown sons, and enjoys travel, cycling, and skiing.

David Tanner

Email: davidtanner@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-1242 ext. 302
Cell: 416-566-3627

BLAKE WALLACE

Blake Wallace joined M&CO in 1972, and has extensive experience in Public-Private Partnerships, real estate sales, and real estate financing in all its various forms. Blake is a licensed Mortgage Broker and a Real Estate Broker.

Blake has been involved in many notable innovative projects including Hazelton Lanes, Coated Paper Mills, Toll Roads, Toronto’s Terminal Three, Data Centers, Vista Air Cargo, and many other types of financing.

Blake has a B.A. in Economics from Queens and an LLB from Osgoode Hall. He is married with three sons, and enjoys hunting and fishing.

Blake Wallace

Email: bwallace@murray.ca
Tel: 416-598-1242 ext. 304
Cell: 416-346-2892

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