Mark Kerzner is the President and CEO of The Mortgage Group (TMG), one of the largest full-service brokerages in Canada assisting with residential and commercial mortgage services. Mark is responsible for leading and managing a growing and dynamic national mortgage broker company and has led the role since September 2009. TMG has experienced consistent year-over-year growth with Mark at the helm.
Mark’s name and reputation in our industry is well known as a mortgage professional, industry expert, mentor, and customer advocate. Mark is always looking for ways to enhance the client experience. It is that level of integrity, passion, leadership and experience which has left a truly positive footprint in our industry.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the mortgage industry, Mark has held multiple senior level positions. He began his career as the Director of Corporate Development for CIBC Mortgages in 2000 right after completing his MBA. Following his time at CIBC, Mark joined FirstLine Mortgages and took on roles ranging from GM of Customer Contact, to VP of Marketing & Strategic Initiatives to VP of Business Development. After a move to Paradigm Quest, Mark lead multiple departments including Credit and Servicing Operations (Credit, Funding and Servicing), and Corporate and Business Development. Mark has always worked tirelessly to help Canadians achieve the ultimate goal of home ownership while increasing the professional and ethical standards for the mortgage industry.
Mark is a past Chair of the Mortgage Professionals Canada Board of Directors and has also sat on the MPC Government Relations Committee. Mark’s passion for community and wanting to give back has led to a partnership with Breakfast Club of Canada as TMG’s national charity, with close to half a million dollars (to date!) being raised to help feed children facing food insecurity in Canada.