Philip Reichmann began his career at Olympia & York Developments Limited in 1978, and was involved in the development of World Financial Center in New York, and Canary Wharf in London, England.
In 1993, Philip formed O&Y Properties Inc. and in 1997, O&Y Properties acquired controlling interest in Camdev Corporation and the two companies were amalgamated to form O&Y Properties Corporation (TSX: OYP), a national property ownership company. O&Y later went on to acquire such properties as 1 First Canadian Place. In 2001, O&Y Properties Corporation created O&Y REIT, a real estate investment trust (TSX: OYR.UN) to focus on the ownership of commercial office buildings across Canada. O&Y Properties Corporation and O&Y REIT were sold to a consortium led by Brookfield Corporation in 2005.
Philip is Founding Partner of ReichmannHauer Capital Partners Inc., a Canadian private equity investment firm seeking investment opportunities in growth companies in all industries. He currently sits on the Boards of Mt. Sinai Hospital and Baycrest Foundation.