Partner, Real Estate
KPMG in Canada
Briain is a partner in KPMG’s Real Estate Practice and his clients include private equity participants, pension plans, developers, Investment managers, REITs, homebuilders and large family offices. Briain is a finance professional with deep international commercial real estate capital markets, transaction, corporate finance and restructuring experience. Before joining KPMG, Briain worked in Real Estate Private Equity, Investment Banking and for a REIT originating, structuring and executing on large commercial real estate opportunities primarily in Europe and more recently, in North America.
Within KPMG, Briain has championed the KPMG Future Leaders in Real Estate event which brings KPMG and Market ‘NextGen’ participants together to network and gain insight from CEO guest speakers from the industry.
Bachelor of Civil Law (Hons), University College Dublin
Higher Diploma in Business Studies, Smurfit Business School (Ireland)
CPA, CA (Ireland & Canada)
Board Member, NAIOP Programs Committee (Toronto Chapter)
Committee Member, Goldring Centre, University of Toronto
Queen’s University Real Estate Roundtable series
Board of Governors, Humber College