Focus on Leadership

Bentall Kennedy has a deep and ongoing commitment to corporate responsibility in all aspects of day-to-day business operations and corporate activities. We are proactive and take a precautionary approach in the face of unknown and potentially adverse environmental and social impacts. Our vision is to be in the top echelon of real estate advisory and services platforms globally, offering comprehensive, strategic property skills.

Our values are driven in part by our role as a fiduciary. We always put our clients’ interests first; we are a  global leader in real estate industry in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices and Responsible Property Investing (RPI); we are committed to creating a culture that attracts and retains the highest caliber people; we value our tenants and strive to establish long-term relationships; and the strength and resources of Sun Life Financial, a leading global financial institution provides a stable foundation for our dedicated management team to focus exclusively on real estate.

CEO's message

Our environmental, social and governance practices enhance long-term value for investors by reducing risks, increasing net operating income and enhancing tenant loyalty.

corporate profile

Bentall Kennedy, a Sun Life Investment Management company, is one of the 30 largest global real estate investment advisors. Today, we serve the interests of over 550 institutional clients and investors who own office, retail, industrial and residential properties.


Governance at Bentall Kennedy is overseen by a Canadian Board of Directors and a US Board of Managers that provides oversight to the company’s Chief Executive Officer and executive management team.

Quick Facts

  • 1st globally in sustainability in the Diversified property type by GRESB – the Global Real Estate and Sustainability Benchmark.
  • $38 billion assets under management across North America.
  • 127 million square feet of office, retail, industrial and multi-family assets.
  • Signatory to the UN PRI since 2008