Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Peter Balton is responsible for CPPIB's real estate in the Americas, currently encompassing investments in Canada, the US, Mexico and Brazil valued in excess of $12 billion of equity. Peter is a member of CPPIB's Real Estate Investment Committee, which has oversight for CPPIB's global real estate investments, and is also a member of the Investment Committee for CPPIB's real estate debt program.
Peter has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience. Before joining CPPIB in 2007, he worked with several leading real estate companies, including Canderel, Brookfield and TrizecHahn. Peter holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University and an MBA from the Ivey School of Business.
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is a Toronto-based professional investment management organization with assets under management of approximately $200 billion. The real estate portfolio has an equity value in excess of $22 billion that is located 15 countries including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, China, Japan, Mexico and Brazil.