Blake Steels

Vice President,
Head of Debt Investments

Blake joined Crestpoint in October 2021 as Vice President, Head of Debt Investments, responsible for leading the firm’s commercial real estate debt strategy.

Blake is a seasoned private markets real estate investment manager with over 14 years of experience in the Canadian commercial mortgage market. Before joining Crestpoint, Blake was a portfolio manager with Phillips Hager & North Investment Management and AVP, Commercial Lending at Return on Innovation Capital.

Blake has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors, Finance) from the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management and is a CFA charterholder, Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst, and Chartered Business Valuator designations.