An Internationally Acclaimed Team
CIBC Square's conception, design, development, and promotion are the result of collaboration between Ivanhoé Cambridge, Wilkinson Eyre, and Hines—devoted to building a Toronto landmark that will present a new benchmark in urban connection, worker wellness, and corporate identity.
Through subsidiaries and partnerships, Ivanhoé Cambridge holds interests in nearly 800 buildings, primarily in the residential, office, retail and logistics real estate sectors. Ivanhoé Cambridge held approximately C$56 billion in assets as of December 31, 2016. The Company is a real estate subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (cdpq.com), one of Canada's leading institutional fund managers. For more information: ivanhoecambridge.com.
With locations in 19 countries and 185 cities around the globe, Hines has the breadth of experience, the network of expertise, and the financial strength to assume complex and challenging projects. The Hines portfolio of projects under way, completed, and acquired consists of more than 1,180 properties, and the firm's property management portfolio includes 511 properties comprising more than 176 million square feet (16 million square metres).
Since its inception in 1957, Hines has created projects of the highest quality and enduring value for its partners, clients, and local communities. Working with such notable architects as César Pelli, Frank Gehry, I. M. Pei, and Philip Johnson, Hines has redefined the way developers interact with and treat architecture, promoting a balance between function, beauty, and sustainability and reshaping skylines around the world.
Project highlights include the Guangzhou International Finance Center-one of the tallest buildings in the world and winner of the CTBUH Best Tall Building in Asia 2012; the giant, cooled conservatories for Singapore's Gardens by the Bay; the transformation of the New Bodleian Library for the University of Oxford; and the acclaimed London 2012 Basketball Arena.
Their work is based on an informed use of technology and materials and combines a commitment to the spirit of the new with an awareness of context. With commercial projects, the practice is committed to the idea that well-designed, exciting, and dynamic working environments have real quantitative benefits for clients and tenants, aiding in attracting and retaining employees, increasing productivity, and winning new business.
Established in 1934, Adamson Associates is noted for its long tradition of design excellence and technical expertise. The firm has developed a diverse portfolio of projects in Canada, the United States and around the world, encompassing projects in a wide range of sectors, including commercial; cultural; hotel and residential; institutional; large-scale, mixed-use development sites; retail and entertainment; and airports and transportation centres.
Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. The firm's 43,000 employees in more than 60 countries provide deep local and global insights that create significant value for occupiers and investors around the world. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $5 billion across core services.
DBOX is a design agency dedicated to craft and innovation in the strategic development of brands. We create stories and experiences in the fields of architecture, art, hospitality, and culture. DBOX was founded in 1996 and maintains studios in New York, London, and Miami.