David James

David brings to MTAG extensive experience from the private sector in both managing large services businesses and consulting with clients on the management of their portfolios of real property. He has successfully developed tax strategies, business and operating models for property management, service strategies and provided recommendations on asset dispositions and acquisitions.

Prior to joining MTAG, David held numerous Senior Management positions in the Property Assessment and Municipal Taxation field. David was Executive Director of Canadian Operations at DuCharme, McMillen Canada Ltd., Senior Manager, Property Tax & Lease AdĀ­ministration, Bank of Montreal, and Manager, Property Tax, Bell Canada/Nexacor Realty Management.

David holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, Urban Geography, from York University, is a paralegal with The Law Society of Upper Canada and holds an A.I.M.A. designation with the Institute of Municipal Assessors (IMA). David also holds his real estate license with the OREA. He is a strong supporter of the Institute of Municipal Assessors and has been a Co-Chair of the IMA Fundraising program for over 10 years. David also sat on the Board of Directors at the Canadian Property Tax Association and served as its President in 2007.