Business Advisory Council

Andrew Melton

Andrew Melton

Executive Chair

Melton REIT
Calgary, Alberta


Andrew Melton is a commercial real estate executive with over 3 decades of experience.  He has led over $500 million in investment grade real estate deals, acquired 6,000+ acres of development land, managed commercial real estate brokerages, and today oversees the strategy, growth and success of two publicly traded companies.

Experience

  • Planning & executing strategic business transactions, including acquisitions & dispositions, land development, financing arrangements
  • Corporate governance and effective stewardship over company resources
  • Strategic planning – vision casting and overseeing execution by the executive team
  • Creating suitable and beneficial partnerships
  • Expanding business to new markets – established strong presence in the United States

Passions

  • Community building through organizations such as YMCA, which build up and support individuals
  • Industry advocacy to promote and shape the future of real estate
  • Dedicated to being a consensus builder and focus on building strong relationships
  • Skiing, hiking & golf

In the Community

  • YMCA Calgary – Power of Potential Campaign Cabinet member of a $30 million campaign to build 3 recreational facilities throughout the city of Calgary.  Mr. Melton was also a YMCA Calgary Board Member for 9 year and is a member of the Board of Governors.
  • A dedicated philanthropist and benefactor supporting various scholarships, charities and organizations such as the UofC, UofA, YMCA, Calgary Health Trust, Forzani Foundation, and Spinal Cord Injury and Neuro Rehabilitation.