Fred Waks

Fred Waks

President and CEO

“I want Trinity to be known for our ability to realize the full potential of an opportunity, and for having the expertise to deliver lasting value for our investors — and our communities.”

Fred Waks joined Trinity in early 2015 as President and Chief Executive Officer, bringing with him a wealth of experience and a reputation as one of the leading developers in the country.

As a third generation developer, Fred most recently held the position of President and Chief Operating Officer at RioCan, where he gained national recognition for being an integral part of the team who transformed the company into the largest retail landlord in Canada. During his tenure, RioCan grew from $100 million to $15 billion in assets. His profile and expertise have made him a sought-after expert on real estate development with top tier Canadian business media. Fred is Chairman of the European Commericial Real Estate Investment Trust.

Fred is an active community member and is involved with a number of local and national charities; he serves as the Chair of the Sunnybrook Hospital Foundation, Chair of Sherman Campus Leadership Committee, sits as Vice-Chair on the Friends of Simon Wisenthal Centre Board of Directors, Honorary Trustee of the ROM, sits on the Advisory Board for Graywood and past Chair of the Jewish Foundation of Toronto.