John McKinlay

John McKinlay

Formal First Name

John McKinlay is the Chief Executive Officer of Canada at LaSalle Investment Management. In this role, he is responsible for managing all aspects of the business in Canada, including delivering superior investment performance, developing new business and product opportunities, managing investor relationships, and driving profitable growth. With more than 20 years of experience in institutional real estate, McKinlay has been involved in over $8 billion of real estate transactions and the management of over $5 billion.

Professional Experience

Academic History


Executive Vice President of Acquisitions for Canada at Bentall Kennedy

McKinlay originated over $5 billion in transactions during the last five years comprised of acquisitions, dispositions, and mixed-use development projects. 

Senior Positions at GE Capital

McKinlay was responsible for real estate asset management and transaction activity.