• Franz U. Gehriger
    Chief Executive Officer
    A native of Switzerland, Franz provides proficiency in many facets of international real estate investment, management and finance. He graduated from the renowned Swiss Business University of St. Gallen, and in Canada from the University of British Columbia. In the late 1970’s he was employed by a large Swiss bank with responsibilities in international financing and taxation. In the 1980’s he became President of Polaris Realty (Canada) Ltd. He is also a licensed real estate broker. In 1984, Mr. Gehriger founded SwissReal.
  • Nadja Gehriger
    Vice President
    Nadja joined SwissReal in 2014 and is involved in the development of The Exchange building and new investments. After graduating from UBC with a Bachelor of Commerce, Nadja worked in London and Zurich for 14 years in the investment banking divisions of Credit Suisse and Merrill Lynch and was one of the co-founders of the European office of Qatalyst, a boutique investment bank.
  • Jeremy Towning
    Vice President
    Completing his BA from Concordia University in Montreal, Jeremy’s career was focused on sales. In 2007 his path changed into real estate acquisitions and construction for two franchise concepts in Western Canada. Having opened up over 25 franchise stores in only a few years led to extensive negotiations with landlords and contractors. Jeremy started at Swissreal in 2012 focusing on management of their residential property portfolio and leasing coordination and is responsible for sourcing new developments.
  • Aleli Acupan
    Aleli has been with SwissReal since 2006 and is responsible for bookkeeping, account administration and real estate property administration.