Steve Suske is the Chair of Chancery Seniors Housing Investments Inc. He is also President and CEO of Suske Capital Inc. A proven entrepreneur with over 40 years of professional experience in developing and managing businesses, Steve has overseen, led and advised over $4 billion in business transactions across a variety of sectors.
Steve is the founder of Chartwell Retirement Residences (TSX: CSH.UN), as well as Regal Lifestyle Communities Inc. which was privatized by Revera Inc. and Welltower Inc. (formerly known as Health Care REIT, Inc.) on October 26, 2015. He also founded Spectrum Seniors Housing Development Corporation. Steve was instrumental in the creation of the Delmanor Corporation, the Tridel Group seniors housing arm. He also advised Sifton Properties Limited and Villabar Real Estate Inc. on their entries into seniors housing, as well as those of many other industry participants, who established such reputable chains as Regency Care, Viva Retirement Communities and Pacific Arbour Retirement Communities.
He is currently Chair of Polski Solar S.A., MTCO Holdings Inc., Points West Living Limited Partnership, Canoe Bay Development Inc., Chancery Seniors Housing Investments Inc., Help for Mom, High-Rise Senior Services, and 103 Street Developments. He is also a Director of theExecutionOffice Inc. Steve is a current Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Richard Ivey School of Business.
President & CEO
Jessica Zhang is the President and CEO of Chancery Seniors Housing Investments Inc. and the founder and President of Langda Consulting and LD Capital. She is also a general partner of J Lang Asset Management Inc., which manages a private real estate investment fund in Ontario. Ms. Zhang is a seasoned investment professional with decades of experience in financing, equity and investment research, portfolio management, investment advisory, private equity and international business development.
Ms. Zhang has worked with numerous Capital Pool Companies (CPCs) and has an extensive background in IPO fund raising. She was the director of Maple Power Capital (TSX.V listed) and is the CEO of Cup Capital Corp (TSX.V: Cup). Ms. Zhang is also the founder and president of Canada China Capital Market Access, a not-for-profit organization devoted to assisting both Canadian and Chinese entrepreneurs in global market investments with enhanced performance and achievement.
Sarah Cathrae is a consultant for Chancery Seniors Housing Investments Inc. and Suske Capital. She has over 15 years' experience in commercial real estate over a wide variety of roles including property management, building operations, consulting, finance, valuation and appraisal, and she represents the third generation in her family to work in the development and management of seniors housing.
Having closed over $500 million in commercial real estate transactions since 2014, Sarah is also the EVP Strategy and Financial Analysis for Canoe Bay Development Inc.
Sampson Li is an Associate at Chancery Seniors Housing Investments Inc., working on financial modeling and analysis for all of the firm’s projects. Before joining Chancery, Sampson worked as an Investment Analyst for Financial Street Investment Management Co., Ltd, the private equity arm of Financial Street Investment Group Co., Ltd in Beijing, China, with extended experience in the energy, education, and agriculture sectors.
Sampson Li acquired his Bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics in China and Master’s degree in Finance in the U.S.A.