Our Founders

OUR FOUNDERS
AT COWIE CAPITAL WE PARTNER, INVEST, OPERATE AND BUILD.

Michael Cowie

Michael Cowie is a Founding Principal of Cowie Capital Partners and Executive Vice President of Colliers International Toronto . Mike has a long history of success for clients in his care through decades of real estate cycles since 1980. Along with his brother, Mark Cowie, Mike co-founded Cowie Capital Partners Inc. to act as a platform for operating and co-investing in value add real estate projects at home in Canada, and abroad. Cowie Capital’s stable operating portfolio acts as a source of cashflow for more complex, high risk developments and joint venture projects which Mike and Mark actively oversee daily. Mike’s experience includes successful negotiations in transactions in millions of square feet of office leasing and significant equity acquisitions and depositions on behalf of co-investment groups and other institutional investors. Mike has experience with all asset classes including land development, industrial, residential, retirement and private equity investments in health care, technology and others.

Mike is a member of TREB, OREA – Ontario Real Estate Association, CREA – Canadian Real Estate Association

Mike is a graduate of Ivy Business School in London, ON (HBA 1980)

Mark Cowie

Mark Cowie is a Founding Principal at Cowie Capital Partners Inc. and an Executive Vice President at Colliers International. Mark has completed over 100 million square feet of office and industrial leasing deals and investment property sales with Colliers International and its predecessor firm Leaseco Realty. Along with his brother, Mike Cowie, Mark co-founded Cowie Capital Partners to act as a platform for operating and co-investing in value-add real estate projects at home in Canada, and abroad. Cowie Capital’s stable operating portfolio acts as a source of cashflow for more complex, high risk developments and joint venture projects which Mike and Mark actively oversee daily. Mark’s experience includes negotiation on behalf of a range of corporate and institutional clients and proactively identifying challenges and solutions throughout the process. Mark has specialized in leading investment syndication, co-investment development, construction management, equity sourcing projects.

Mark is a member of TREB, OREA – Ontario Real Estate Association, CREA – Canadian Real Estate Association

Mark is a graduate of Ivy Business School in London, ON (HBA 1980)