Mr. Carlson is the founder and CEO of Anthem Properties Group, a North Vancouver-based real estate investment, development and management company. Founded in 1991, Anthem now has a team of over 450 employees and a portfolio of 17,500 homes comprising 8.5 million sf of commercial property and over 7,400 acres of land.
In addition to real estate, Mr. Carlson is an investor, founder and/or director in various mining, exploration and development, technology and manufacturing businesses. Mr. Carlson is a graduate of the University of British Columbia and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada. Highly engaged in the daily operations of the company, he is responsible for the strategic direction and overall execution of all aspects of the business. Working closely with the leadership team, he provides oversight and direction for acquisitions, design, development and finance.