Derek is responsible for analyzing and assessing real estate lending opportunities to determine their fit in the lending market, preparing loan packages for the full spectrum of third party lenders, working with our business development team to structure deals, and coordinating with lenders to facilitate the funding of loans and address any issues that arise post funding. Whenever he is working on a deal, he takes the clients best interests to heart and strives to provide them with the best possible solution for their project/property.


Derek has over twelve years of experience in the industry, having previously been with Canada Western Bank and Colliers. As a real estate lender with Canadian Western Bank, he managed a portfolio with over $105M in approved loan facilities. Over the past two years with KV Capital, he has been involved in the underwriting and funding of over $57MM in loans to date. During his spare time, Derek enjoys being outdoors golfing, fishing or running as well as spending time with his family and their dog Frankie.