Darryl Neate

Darryl Neate is Director, Sustainability at Oxford Properties Group - one of Canada’s leading commercial real estate firms with over 40 million square feet of Office, Retail, Industrial, Residential and Hotel property.

Darryl leads Oxford’s sustainability strategy and works with colleagues, co-owners, business partners, and tenants on green building programs that make financial sense and improve performance. He is responsible for Oxford’s industry-leading Sustainable Intelligence program, and has been a driving force behind Oxford’s leadership as the first real estate owner in Canada to publicly report on its sustainability performance and set corporate reduction targets for greenhouse gases, energy, water and waste.

Darryl is active across a range of real estate advisory groups & committees in Canada and teaches the REALpac introductory course on corporate responsibility and sustainability.

He has extensive experience in corporate sustainability programs, project management, training, and international standards development – including the ISO 14064 Greenhouse Gas Accounting standards and GRI Construction & Real Estate Sustainability Reporting standard.

He has an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo, an MBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University, and is a LEED Accredited Professional.