Peakhill Capital opens new Prairie region office led by Steven Hart

Peakhill Capital is a Canadian asset manager with a direct lending platform and a joint-venture equity program.

  • Peakhill Capital has closed over 207 loans valued at C$1.4 billion in the last 12 months across Canada
  • It is set to close over C$2 billion in total loan originations in 2022
  • Steven Hart has over 25 years of origination and lending experience in commercial real estate financing across Western Canada

Peakhill Capital, a Canadian asset manager with a direct lending platform and a joint-venture equity program, has opened its new Prairie Region office in Calgary.

Steven Hart, vice president of finance of the Prairie Region and Danny Akers, senior associate of credit, will serve as the origination sales lead team in the Prairies.

Peakhill has closed more than 207 loans valued at C$1.4 billion in the last 12 months across Canada. It is set to close over C$2 billion in total loan originations in 2022.

“We have seen significant growth in scale and operation of our business over the past couple of years as we expand nationally across the country,” said Harley Gold, managing director of Peakhill Capital, in a statement. “We are excited for our clients to have two highly experienced professionals with boots on the ground in Calgary and Edmonton.”
Hart has over 25 years of origination and lending experience in commercial real estate financing across Western Canada as a managing director with bank and non-bank financial institutions.

Akers has a strong background in sourcing, structuring, underwriting, and managing through to funding a variety of mortgage products provided from institutional to private lenders, on a full array of asset classes.

Peakhill is a full-service direct lender across the full capital stack on all asset types across Canada, and is also a CMHC approved lender for multi-unit residential term, construction and affordable programs.