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As National Head of CMLS Advisory, Pierre Bergevin is focused on the expansion and scope of services offered to our clients. Mr. Bergevin brings over 30 years of experience in real estate advisory across all aspects of the business both in domestic and international markets. After a decade of production at a global real estate brokerage, Mr. Bergevin moved into leadership and developed numerous business lines prior to serving as Canadian CEO.

Prior to joining CMLS in 2020, Mr. Bergevin held a key leadership position at a global real estate investment bank, focused on institutional coverage. Mr. Bergevin split his time between New York and Toronto while supporting the growth and development of other international markets. Pierre holds a BSc from The University of Western and Honours in Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business. Pierre is a former member of the Board of the YMCA of Greater Toronto and is a former Board Member of REALPAC.


Our dedicated professionals coast to coast represent clients by sourcing and securing the most favourable capital solutions custom tailored to their individual and unique specifications.


Jennifer Froment oversees the commercial servicing division. She is responsible for the strategic direction of the team and all aspects of commercial servicing operations. She has more than 15 years of experience in audit, accounting and financial services.

Prior to joining CMLS in 2011, Ms. Froment built her career at large international audit firms in Vancouver and abroad. She worked in the hedge fund administration industry and held a controllership role prior to joining CMLS. Ms. Froment holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University and is a designated Chartered Accountant and Chartered Financial Analyst.

Institutional Services

Market leading analytics and loan servicing solutions built for and focused on the needs of institutional mortgage lenders.


Sam Brown is responsible for overseeing the overall strategic direction of the CMLS Group. He is responsible for oversight of CMLS Financial, Intellifi, and CMLS Asset Management. Mr. Brown has 20 years of experience in the real estate industry.

Prior to joining CMLS in 2011, Mr. Brown spent 3 years with a commercial real estate asset manager based in London, UK.  He also worked with a leading audit, tax and advisory services company in their real estate assurance practice in both Vancouver and London. Mr. Brown is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia.


Helping borrowers obtain commercial mortgage financing for projects of all types and sizes across Canada.


Adam Dean is the portfolio manager of the CMLS Mortgage Fund and responsible for mortgage investment mandates under CMLS Asset Management Ltd. Adam’s primary focus is on building and maintaining the trust of our valued investor partners, prudent investment selection and portfolio management, and structuring our related processes to meet our investors’ credit and yield objectives.

Adam has more than 10 years’ experience in the mortgage industry, with a focus on institutional investment mandates, portfolio management and securitization. Prior to joining CMLS in 2011, Adam obtained his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia with a specialization in Finance. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Asset Management

Providing opportunities, support and insights for investors in real estate lending.


Andrew Gilmour is responsible for capital markets and residential operations. In his role, he provides strategic direction, leadership, and oversight for residential lending functions. This includes business strategies, investor relations, compliance activities and mortgage funding which includes managing interest rate risk, trading, securitization and loan sales.

Andrew has more than 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry. He is a graduate of the University of Toronto with a degree in Economics. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.


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