Nick Criticos

Chief Executive Officer

Nick Criticos is Chief Executive Officer of BMO Real Estate Partners, a member of the board and executive committee. He joined the board on completion of the F&C/REIT merger in September 2008. Nick is also a member of the BMO Global Asset Management EMEA Group Management Committee. He was a previous board member of the Investment Management Association.

Prior to the F&C/REIT merger Nick held the position of F&C's Head of UK Retail, Investment Trusts and Marketing. He joined F&C and the F&C Board following the ISIS Asset Management acquisition of RSA Investments in July 2002 where he held the position of Managing Director of the retail business. Prior to this he was CEO of Protea Life Company in South Africa. Nick holds a Business Science (honours) degree from the University of Cape Town and is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries. He also completed the Advance Management Programme at Harvard in 1995.