About Us

About Veranova

Serving the nation’s largest enterprises, lenders, law firms, property investors and real estate brokerages we’re Canada’s trusted partner in real estate asset management and legal support services. Our comprehensive portfolio of real estate management services enables our clients to manage and protect their valuable real estate asset investments, realize new business process efficiencies, streamline legal process efficiencies and minimize lending risk.

As a business, we continuously strive to build strong client relationships based upon our core values of open and honest communication and mutual respect. Our team approach ensures our clients have the expertise and accurate, timely information to effectively manage their most critical real estate assets.

Veranova is a part of a closely held private business with significant investments across the country.

  • 30+ years market experience
  • Four office locations in Canada
  • 150+ employees
  • Network of 450+ property/facility inspectors
  • National coast to coast coverage
  • Established relationships with: Big Five Banks & Mortgage Lenders, Law Firms, Executive Relocation Firms and Real Estate Brokerages

Teresa Casella

President

As President of Veranova Properties Limited, Teresa is responsible for leading the company and its strategic plan in delivery excellence, business growth, service expansion and diversification which has established Veranova as one of Canada’s most trusted brands for real estate asset management services. 

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Kelly Hawkes

Vice President Legal Support Services

Kelly Hawkes comes to Veranova with hands-on previous tenures managing properties including residential and apartment buildings; organizing and overseeing all on site facility services & trades to dealing with all relative tenant services from placement and front line concierge services to landlord/tenant board actions.

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Jeffery B. Paggett

Vice President Facilities Management

A 20+ year corporate real estate (CRE) executive, Jeffery drives excellence with his thorough understanding of facility, project, lease and procurement management models, vested approach, data rich platforms and service integration depth.

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Catherine Pelrine

Director, Human Resources

Cathy brings to Veranova 20 years of experience in the human resources realm, building and running programs that attract, retain and develop talent.

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Nitin Soni

Vice President of Information Technology

Nitin is a visionary, goal-oriented senior IT executive with more than 15 years of demonstrated experience in planning, developing and implementing industry-leading information solutions to address business opportunities that integrate the three pillars of IT; people, processes, and technology.

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Melvin Tan

Vice President Legal Affairs & General Counsel

Melvin is responsible for overseeing all of Veranova’s legal affairs and compliance, as well as providing strategy and visionary thinking for the Company in building relationships and embracing the company’s culture and strategy for long term sustainable growth.

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Anne Young

Vice President of Real Estate

Anne’s responsible for building out Veranova’s real estate division, with services for lenders, real estate brokerages, and consumer buyers and sellers.

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