Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary
Tamara L. Lawson is the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate
Secretary of InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust
and the Chief Financial Officer of Westmont Hospitality
Group. InnVest owns Canada’s largest hotel portfolio. The portfolio
currently comprises 150 hotels with over 19,600
rooms, operated under internationally recognized
brands. Westmont is one of the largest owner/operators
of hotels worldwide.
Ms. Lawson has over 20 years
of financial management and capital market experience.
Prior to joining the Westmont Group in 2001, she held several senior
at major Canadian companies, including Executive
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
of Chapters Inc. and Treasurer of Sears Canada
Ms. Lawson holds a Master
of Business Administration degree and is a Chartered
Accountant. She also sits on the Board of Choice
Hotels Canada Inc. which is 50% owned by InnVest REIT.