Mr. Diamond brings to Whitehall over 25 years of entrepreneurial and managerial experience across asset management, merchant banking, and venture investing including founding, building and successfully exiting several companies. He has particular experience in guiding rapidly expanding businesses in the financial services sector. From 2009-2013, he led, grew and sold Nova Potash Corporation, a mining company with property in Ethiopia, and Basis Medical Technologies, Inc., an international medical device business. In 2007, he seeded and assisted Street Capital Financial Corporation, a Canadian mortgage origination company that was sold in 2011 to Council Corporation, a public company based in Toronto. From 1995-2004, he co-founded and led the sale of Triax Capital Corp., Skylon Capital Corp. and Venture Link Capital Corp., all Canadian-based mutual fund wholesalers. Mr.Diamond holds a B.A. from the University of Western Ontario.
Robert has over 25 years of industry experience. The first 15 years in a corporate environment and the last 10 as an entrepreneur running his own property management firm, Premier Property Management Inc. Robert started his career with Marchant Property Management and the Tandem Group of Companies in various property management positions. He then moved on to Brookfield Residential Services Ltd. as a Regional Manager, responsible fo 30 residential buildings in the GTA.
As an entrepreneur, Robert has also managed 2 investment companies: Equity Builders Inc. and Premier Realty Advisors Inc. During this time, Robert was directly responsible for the acquisition, re-development and sale of 30 properties across Ontario, Alberta, USA, UAE, involving over 20 million dollars in re-development and over 500 million dollars in sales. Robert is a member of IHM (Institute of Housing Management) in good standing.