Director of Operational Support, Lifetimes Living Inc.
When Avi joined our team in 2014 as a Project Manager, he brought substantial knowledge and skills gained from his previous experience in major real estate investment firms. In his current position of Director of Operational Support, he is responsible for providing support and leadership to all of our Lifetimes Living Inc. (LLI) communities. His role is to support annual capital projects as well as other operational initiatives. Respectful, energetic and always open to new information, Avi is passionate about building relationships and working collaboratively with colleagues and clients. He enjoys finding solutions that help our operations to run smoothly and efficiently.
Avi began his career in planning and development for new real estate ventures at Rio Can, one of Canada’s largest real estate investment trusts, which owns, manages and develops retail-focused and mixed-use properties. Subsequently, he was Vice President of Strategic Partners at Plazacorp, a real estate development company focused on land investment, low-rise and high-rise development as well as technology ventures.
Avi holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Society from York University. After completing high school, Avi had the opportunity to live for two years in Jerusalem, Israel, where he began his studies of the Talmud, the primary source of Jewish religious law and theology. He later returned to Toronto and obtained a Master’s degree in ancient Talmudic Law from the Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies in Canada.
Born and raised in Toronto, Avi and his family currently live here. Avi is married with six children, three boys and three girls. A sports enthusiast, he enjoys spending time with his sons who play hockey and basketball, and with his daughters who enjoy dance and the arts. Avi is on the board of his children’s school.