TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jun 10, 2016) - Altus Group Limited ("Altus Group" or "the Company") (AIF.TO), a leading provider of independent advisory services, software, and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Angela Brown to its Board of Directors.
Ms. Brown is an experienced executive with more than 25 years in the payments industry, including merchant acquiring, consumer and commercial payment products, payment processing and merchant acceptance. Ms. Brown currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Moneris Solutions Corporation ("Moneris"). Prior to joining Moneris, Ms. Brown was Group Executive, Enterprise Development, Merchants & Acceptance, for MasterCard Worldwide. She was responsible for cultivating MasterCard's relationship with merchants, creating new merchant value propositions and expanding the reach of MasterCard's network. Previously, Ms. Brown spent 13 years at the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce within the ATM and Cards divisions.
In addition, Ms. Brown sat on the Board of Vital Processing Solutions (now wholly owned by TSYS) which provides merchant acquiring processing systems to U.S. financial institutions. She also served as a Board Director on the Transition Board of Acxsys Corporation, guiding Interac debit network strategies in Canada from 2008 to 2010.
Ms. Brown graduated with a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto.
"On behalf of the Board of Directors and the Company, we are delighted to welcome Angela to the Board and look forward to her contributions," said Raymond Mikulich, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Altus Group.
The appointment of Ms. Brown to the Board brings the number of directors to nine, eight of whom are independent.
About Altus Group Limited
Altus Group Limited is a leading provider of independent advisory services, software, and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry. Our businesses, Altus Analytics and Expert Services, reflect decades of experience, a range of expertise, and technology-enabled capabilities. Our solutions empower clients to analyze, gain market insight and recognize value on their real estate investments. Headquartered in Canada, we have approximately 2,300 employees around the world, with operations in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Our clients include some of the world's largest real estate industry participants across a variety of sectors. Altus Group pays a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share and our securities are traded on the TSX under the symbols AIF and AIF.DB.A.
For more information on Altus Group, please visit: www.altusgroup.com.