<< Go back to Speakers listing

Ron Sawatzky

Associate Vice President, Alberta | Concentra Financial

Ron Sawatzky is an associate vice-president in commercial and corporate solutions with Concentra Financial and focuses on corporate financing of commercial real estate and hospitality transactions for Alberta and Ontario.

The Concentra Financial hospitality portfolio exceeds $150 Million, with individual loans ranging from $5 Million to over $10 Million. Typical hotel properties range in value from $8 Million to $15 Million. Hotels financed by Concentra Financial are predominantly recognized international chains with some regional chains represented. Most are located in Western Canada but several are located in Ontario and the Maritime provinces.

Concentra Financial is a credit union company and an integral part of Canada’s co-operative financial system. Partnering with credit unions, Concentra delivers specialized solutions nationwide that enhance credit unions’ competitive advantages and success.

Mr. Sawatzky’s previous experience includes twenty-nine years with the Bank of Nova Scotia, focused on corporate and commercial banking. His extensive knowledge within a wide array of industries, throughout the country, strengthens his ability to recognize and structure commercial loan opportunities successfully.