August 24, 2017

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Crombie REIT with the recruitment of Toran Eggert as its new Executive Vice President, Portfolio Management, effective August 1, 2017.

“We are very happy to welcome Toran to the Crombie REIT team.  Drawing upon her impressive track record, she will oversee operational execution of Crombie’s business strategy nationally, with responsibility for portfolio management, leasing, construction and mixed-use development projects” says Donnie Clow, President & Chief Executive Officer. 

Ms. Eggert’s real estate career spans 20 years.  Previously, she was the Senior Vice President, Portfolio Management, Primaris, a division of H&R REIT.  Prior to joining Primaris, Toran held the positions of Vice President, Development Leasing and Vice President, Leasing with Redcliff Realty Management Inc.  In 2008, she took an international assignment with CD Capital Partners as Vice President Leasing in Bucharest, Romania.  Ms. Eggert has also held roles with Ivanhoe Cambridge and The Second Cup.

“I am thrilled to join Crombie REIT and together with its experienced Management Team, help drive results for our stakeholders.  With over 280 properties nationwide, and the increased focus on enhancing shareholder value with the addition of mixed use development, the opportunities for growth are significant.”

Originally from Halifax and now based in Crombie’s Mississauga office, she holds a Bachelor of Arts, Economics from McMaster University. 

About Crombie REIT:  Crombie REIT is an open-ended real estate investment trust. Established in 2006, it is one of the country’s leading national retail property landlords.  Its strategy focuses on owning, operating and developing a portfolio of high quality grocery and drug store anchored shopping centres, freestanding stores and mixed-use developments primarily in Canada's top urban and suburban markets.