Mr. Tylee has over 20 years of diverse real estate experience that includes all types of income producing property as well as both land and high-rise development. Mr. Tylee has been President and Chief Operating Officer of City Office REIT since 2014 and Managing Director of Second City Real Estate since 2010. Previously, Mr. Tylee was President of Bosa Properties Inc. , a prominent real estate company based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. With over 400 employees, Bosa developed and constructed over 1,000 residential condominiums and several hundred thousand square feet of commercial space each year. Over his career, Mr. Tylee has been involved in over $2.0 billion of real estate transactions. Mr. Tylee received a Bachelor of Accounting degree and is a CPA.
Mr. Farrar has over 20 years of experience in the private equity, real estate and corporate finance industries. Mr. Farrar has been Chief Executive Officer of City Office REIT since 2014 and Managing Director of Second City Real Estate since 2009. Prior to that, Mr. Farrar spent seven years as a senior executive of a family office with a diversified portfolio concentrated in the real estate sector. Previously, Mr. Farrar was an investment professional with the private equity group of the Toronto Dominion Bank (now Birch Hill Equity Partners). Mr. Farrar has extensive experience in acquisitions and divestitures and has been involved in the acquisition of over $2.0 billion of commercial real estate. Mr. Farrar received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and is a CPA and a CFA charterholder.