Dr. Gina Parvaneh Cody


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Dr. Cody has over 30 years experience as a professional engineer, corporate executive and principal shareholder of an engineering firm, providing services to some of Canada’s largest REITs, financial institutions, builders and developers. Among her many achievements, Dr. Cody was the first woman awarded a PhD in building engineering at Concordia University, received the Order of Montreal in 2019, followed by Order of Canada in 2020, and was named one of the Top 25 Women of Influence in Canada in 2020.

Dr. Cody serves as the Chair on the Board of Trustees for TSX-listed Canadian Apartment Properties REIT and a member of the Board of Trustees for European Residential REIT. Dr. Cody is also the benefactor and namesake of the Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science at Concordia University in Montreal.