Vincent Chiara, president and sole owner of Group Mach, began his career in 1984 as a lawyer specializing in real estate transactions and corporate litigation. In 1999 he stops practicing law and focuses on the acquisition and property development through Group Mach, a private holding company.
Mach and its controlled corporations hold significant investments representing more than 6.5 million square feet of office buildings located in Montreal and in the province of Quebec, including the Stock Exchange Tower, the CIBC Tower, the Sun Life Building and the University Complex. Mach also renovated and built new, more than 2 million square feet of office space in the Montreal area. Mach has built and developed and owns commercial strip and shopping centers in the Montreal region with a leasable area of over 7.5 million square feet.
In addition to office and commercial spaces, Group Mach owns 7 million square feet of industrial space, development properties and land for development.
In 2017, the portfolio of which Group Mach co-owns exceeds over 20 million square feet and more than 3,000 rental units.