Donald’s mission at Bodewell is to build a company that replaces the traditionally transactional nature of property management with a warmer, more humane service. Fueled by good relationships, the Bodewell model delivers positive experiences for real estate investors, tenants, neighbors, trades and service people, and the communities where we all live.
Donald brings to Bodewell more than 30 years of experience building and managing businesses around the world. In Hong Kong, he was Director of the Deak International Foreign Exchange and was also a regular contributor to the South China Morning Post and a frequent commentator for Radio TV Hong Kong. In London, he founded Corporate Foreign Exchange Plc, a business that he grew to over 120 offices across the UK and continental Europe. He was also a frequent commentator in London for BBC, CNN, and SKY News.
On returning to Canada Donald launched Mebhin Consultancy and has worked with several business leaders in a variety of industries. He is a genuinely relationship-focussed businessperson whose successes have stemmed from building excellent teams, delivering unrivaled service with a modern collaborative approach in otherwise very traditional industries.
Donald is also a Director at The 625 Powell Street Foundation where he volunteers his time, business experience, and knowledge. The foundation supports organizations and leaders whose daily work is about making meaningful and lasting differences in the lives of people facing challenges in; healthcare, mental health, addictions, homelessness, housing, cultural inequities, and others.