Eric Berard

Vice President
Sales Representative
Retail Sales & Leasing

  • Toronto
  • 18 York Street
  • Suite 400, Mailbox #4
  • Toronto, ON M5J 2T8 CA

Eric is a Senior Associate at Avison Young and has worked with the Toronto Retail Services Group since joining the company in 2013. The RSG specializes in client representation and advisory services. They act on behalf of Tenant’s and Landlord’s, facilitating transactions for clients across North America.

Eric negotiates creatively structured lease arrangements, ensuring that his clients are strategically positioned within the competitive landscape, both operationally and financially.  Working primarily with best in class owners and brands, Eric focuses on finding client-driven real estate solutions that facilitate their vision, reflecting their brand through brick and mortar locations.

His expertise in aligning a Tenant’s identity and a Landlord’s strategic vision for a property, is backed by a comprehensive understanding of the Ontario retail market and a thorough analysis of key metrics such neighborhood demographics and property values.  


Education and Designations

Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from Queen’s University

Passed Level I of the CFA Exams

Professional Credentials

Eric is an active member if the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)