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Management Team

Meet our executives – at Choice Properties we’re building from strong leadership.

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Rael L. Diamond , President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Diamond is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Choice Properties REIT. Mr. Diamond has overall responsibility for the development of Choice Properties REIT's business model, strategy and the leadership responsibility for Choice Properties REIT's success. Mr. Diamond is a CPA, CA and was formerly President and Chief Operating Officer of Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust. Mr. Diamond also served as Senior Vice President, Finance with Brookfield Asset Management and as Chief Financial Officer for several of Brookfield’s subsidiary companies, including Rouse Properties, Brookfield Office Properties Canada and Howard Hughes Corporation.
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Mario Barrafato , Chief Financial Officer

Mario Barrafato is the Chief Financial Officer of Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust. Mr. Barrafato has more than 20 years of senior management experience in the areas of financial reporting, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets. Mr. Barrafato holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from McMaster University and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 1991. Prior to joining Choice Properties REIT, Mr. Barrafato served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust.
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