Jonathan Chia is the president and CEO of Maclab Properties Group. MPG is a privately held real estate company that owns, manages and develops residential, commercial and retail properties across Western Canada.
Jonathan began his career at KPMG after graduating from the University of Alberta with a bachelor of commerce in accounting. After receiving his CA designation, he joined Matrikon where he became chief financial officer in 2008. Jonathan joined Melcor Developments Ltd. as chief financial officer in 2011 where he was also appointed chief financial officer of Melcor REIT after its initial public offering in 2013.
Currently, Jonathan serves on the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees, including as chair of the audit and finance committee. He is an external member of the University of Alberta’s audit committee and is a board member of the Telus Edmonton Community Foundation. Jonathan and his wife, Jenny, have two young children and are extremely proud to give back to the community through their involvement with the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation.