Robert Mongeau is President of Axeum Inc., a consulting firm providing advisory services to real estate and retail organizations. Previously he was Senior Vice President of Real Estate at Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited and President of Canadian Tire Real Estate, Limited. There, he led the acquisition, development, construction and management of Canadian Tire’s network of owned and leased retail locations across its ten banners as well as a portfolio of office, industrial and distribution properties. He was part of the senior leadership team involved in the acquisition of the Forzani Group, a $771M transaction, and helped launch CT REIT’s initial public offering.
Prior to joining Canadian Tire, Mr. Mongeau was responsible for the real estate development of the “Maxi” and “Maxi & Co.” supermarkets at Loblaw Companies Limited/Provigo Inc. Before this, he practised real estate and commercial law for seven years; he holds a Bachelor of Law from Sherbrooke University and was called to the Quebec Bar in 1989.