ÉRIC FORTIN, B.Com.
President

efortin@kastello.ca

Eric Fortin is responsible for the management and development of the Kastellō family-owned investment company. He is also President of the firm’s first subsidiary, Kastellō Immobilier inc., which he leads and for which he oversees strategy, partnerships and investments.

Eric has more than 23 years of experience in business management, including 13 years with Alimentation Couche-Tard. There, he held the position of Director of Operations for 7 years and of Marketing Manager for 2. He owned and managed several businesses throughout the following decade and currently sits on a number of Boards of Directors.

MATHIEU COLLETTE, É.A., AACI
Vice-President of Real Estate Services

mcollette@kastello.ca

Mathieu Collette is in charge of real estate investments made by the family-owned investment firm Kastellō immobilier inc, including strategy development and implementation, from the establishment of partnerships to the analysis and management of investment projects.

Mathieu has over 20 years of experience in various areas of real estate. Before joining Kastellō immobilier, he was Vice-President of Residential Real Estate Development at Devimco Immobilier, where he took part in the planning, organizing, management and control of development, sales/rentals, construction and delivery of 3,000 residential units (condos and apartments).

Mathieu spent the previous 15 years of his career at Groupe Altus, where he led a wide range of consulting, market research and property evaluation projects. He was responsible for the general management of residential consulting services.

In 2005, Mathieu Collette obtained his Chartered Appraiser (C.A.) licence, as well as his licence from the Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute (AACI), and he is a member of Ordre des évaluateurs agréés du Québec (O.É.A.Q) and the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC).

ARIEL KHABIE, CPA, CGA
Financial director

akhabie@kastello.ca

Ariel Khabie is responsible for the sound financial management and accounting activities of the properties of Kastellō Immobilier Inc. and its affiliated companies.  He is equally responsible for the strategic financial planning for the group and for the financial modeling for the projects, including accounting and performance analyses.

Ariel holds the title of CPA and has a bachelor’s degree in commerce from McGill University.  He has more than 25 years of experience in the field of accounting, finance and management as applied to real estate development, property management, cash flow forecasting, and financial and management reporting.

JULIE LEBLANC
Executive Assistant

jleblanc@kastello.ca

Julie Leblanc provides administrative support to the President and Vice-President at Kastellō Immobilier Inc. In addition to managing schedules, emails and other communications, Julie leads the administrative management of Fondation Lise et Richard Fortin, overseeing various types of donations, communications, invitations, events and activities.

Julie is a bilingual executive assistant with extensive experience gained while working with senior management at world class companies over the last 20+ years. Professional, loyal and committed, she plays a key role within our great, dynamic and ever-growing team.