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J. Peter Whatmore, SIOR
Industrial Specialist
Sr. VP & Executive Managing Director, CBRE Limited
380 Wellington Street, Suite 30
London, ON N6A 5B5
Phone: +1-519-286.2000
Cell: +1-519-668.5001
Chapter:   SIOR Canada Central Chapter
Member Since: 1994

Past Board Member-At-Large, Nominating

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Peter Whatmore is the Senior Vice President, and Executive Managing Director, Broker of CBRE Southwestern Ontario, including London, Waterloo Region and Windsor and Managing Director of CBRE's Special Properties Group. Peter has been actively involved in major brokerage transactions throughout his 42-year career.

Peter has extensive commercial real estate background, and has specialized in major investment, retail development, industrial and institutional transactions across Southwestern Ontario throughout his career. Peter opened the first commercial real estate office in London in 1979 that specialized exclusively in non-residential transactions. Through various evolutions that office has today, become the largest commercial brokerage firm operating in the Southwestern Ontario Region.

Peter directs the efforts of CBRE Special Properties Group (SPG) throughout North America. Special Properties Group is a niche-marketing group that specializes in the disposition of major industrial facilities in ex-urban markets, throughout Canada and the USA.

Peter obtained his SIOR designation (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors) in 1994. Peter is a Director of SIOR and currently serves as Director of the SIOR Foundation.


- 42 years brokerage across all major disciplines.

- Founding director of the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO).

- Served as National Chair of the IC&I Council of the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).

- Served as President of the Parkwood Hospital Foundation (1997-2001).

- Served as Chair of the St. John Ambulance.

- Past President of the London Club.

- Past Director St. Joseph's Healthcare London & St. Joseph's Healthcare Foundation

- Former Chairman OREA Foundation

- Past President of Central Canadian Chaper SIOR

  • Peter obtained his Society of Industrial Office Realtors (SIOR) designation in 1994
  • Served as National Chair, IC&I Council of Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA)
  • Founding Director, Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO)
  • Past Chair, St. John Ambulance
  • Director, St. Joseph's Healthcare London & St. Joseph's Healthcare Foundation
  • Chairman, OREA foundation
  • Past President, SIOR Central Canadian Chapter Executive
  • President, SIOR Canada Executive
  • Managing Director, CBRE | Special Properties Group across North America
Areas of Practice
  • Investments
  • Brokerage Management
  • Tenant Representation
  • Landlord
  • Corporate Services
Committee History
CommitteeCommittee RoleBegin DateEnd Date
SPB - Distribution and Logistics  12/6/2010 
NominatingPast Board Member-At-Large10/1/20189/30/2020
SIOR Foundation Board of TrusteesMember10/11/201810/17/2019
SIOR Foundation Past Presidents CommitteeMember10/25/201210/17/2019
SIOR Foundation Advisory CommitteeMember10/10/201810/17/2019
Planning & Program Development 10/1/201710/30/2018
SIOR Foundation Board of TrusteesMember10/24/201310/11/2018
SIOR Foundation Advisory CommitteeMember10/26/201710/10/2018
Board of DirectorsMember - At Large8/1/20169/30/2018
Audit CommitteeVice Chair3/31/20173/30/2018
Audit CommitteeMember3/31/20163/30/2017
Thought Leadership Work GroupMember9/1/20148/31/2016
Member Recruitment CommitteeChair10/1/20149/30/2015
Committee Council LeadershipChair10/1/20149/30/2015
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Conference History
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