Leadership Team

Derek Lobo

Derek Lobo

SVN | Canada CEO
Derek Lobo is the founder and CEO of SVN Canada Inc., SVN Rock Advisors Inc., and the Derek A. Lobo & Associates Inc. For more than 30 years, Derek has worked extensively in the apartment and student housing industry across Canada and the United States advising clients on all aspects of apartment ownership and development ranging from feasibility analysis, financial modeling, design and construction, asset management and leasing to dispositions and brokerage. Derek specializes in large and complex asset sales and has brokered transactions some of the largest transactions in Canada. He continues to be regarded as a knowledge expert in the areas of new apartment construction and luxury student housing and has been intimately involved in the many developments across Canada.

SVN Commercial Brokerage Offers
Canada Brokerage With Local Expertise

Our Canadian headquarters is SVN | Rock Advisors, a Toronto-based firm with over 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate consulting field with a specialty in multifamily rental apartments and student housing. SVN | Canada CEO, Derek Lobo, is leading the expansion across Canada and heading up our Cross-Border practice which is a mutually beneficial program for both United States and Canadian SVN-affiliated offices.

SVN Canada’s Commercial Real Estate Services offers a proven track record to execute on any asset class, from large portfolios to small private investments. Our integrated investor platform enables our trusted, tenured Advisors to seamlessly collaborate and mobilize to help clients connect to local, regional, national and international opportunities.