Aida Tammer brings over 30 years of experience in the capital markets, corporate governance and real estate investment realm, having advised on numerous REIT IPO and M&A transactions, debt and equity offerings and property trades. She spent 19 years with the CIBC Group of Companies, including over a decade as a real estate investment banker at CIBC World Markets and, prior to that, in progressively senior roles at CIBC Development Corporation. Her real estate consulting work since 2010 has included providing written opinions as an expert witness. Aida holds the MBA (Finance) degree from the Rotman School of Management, CFA designation, specialized training in derivative securities and financial risk management (Canadian Securities Institute) and undergraduate degrees from the University of Waterloo School of Architecture and became a licensed architect early in her career. She holds the ICD.D designation and has served on a number of public company boards.