Alice Wu, Founder of Broad Group, has been its president since 2006. She was formerly the President of New Era International Inc. Having a bachelor’s degree from Shanghai International Studies University and a master’s degree from McGill University, Alice Wu has accumulated over 30 years of experience in management and more than 20 years in the field of real-estate development. Her exemplary work ethic, strong leadership and unrivaled passion for the real estate industry, along with the strength of her team, have led Broad Group to its current success.
Vice President Operation
Marie-Sara joined the team at Broad Group in the spring of 2019. As Vice President Operations, her primary objective is to successfully complete all of the group’s real estate developments. She is responsible for structuring the progress of different projects, coordinating the group’s various operations, and maximizing her team’s efficiency. She has accumulated more than 10 years of experience in corporate finance and has also developed a solid expertise in real estate financing throughout the years.
Danny Huang is one of the founders of Broad Group and has been the company’s vice president since 2006. He came to Montreal in 1986 to study for a master’s degree in mechanical engineering. In 1992, he worked in collaboration with Taiwan’s second biggest immigration company to found Maple Leaf Immigration Co. Ltd., and assumed the position of president. In 1996, he founded Canada New Era International Ltd., and had been the vice-president until 2006.
Mr. Danny Huang is also known for his active social engagement. He has been president of Montreal Jiuding Club since 2016. He is also founder and president of Montreal Chinese Golf Association and the founder and president of Shanxi Chamber of Commerce in Quebec.
Graduated from Beijing Normal University with an Executive MBA, Louis has great experience serving in a Chinese state-owned machinery enterprise as senior engineer. Known for his professionalism and leadership, he has also been honored “Municipal model worker of Tianjin”. Louis possesses 20 years of experience in real-estate development in China and in Canada. Therefore, he has acquired a vast understanding of building codes, development strategies, structural systems and after-sales services in both Canadian and Chinese market, and thereby is always capable of coming up with optimal solutions to his clients.
Fan Fan was director of an established bank in China. He also has managing experience as CEO of a real-estate investment company in China. Fan possesses solid experience of more than 30 years in finance, as well as real-estate investment, development, management, sales and after-sales service.
Vice President Finance
Davis Zhang, who holds a master’s degree in business administration, joined Broad Group in 2006. He demonstrates distinguished financial analysis and management skills as well as excellent organization and coordination abilities. In addition to his expertise in the fields of accounting, auditing, taxation and financial management, Davis Zhang also possesses a vast base of knowledge with regards to laws and regulations relating to the real estate domain.
Vice-president, Urban Development
Steve is an urban planner and vice-president – urban development. He joined Broad Group in 2021, after more than 15 years in the public service. During the course of his career, he has been responsible for several major real estate developments for the cities of Montreal and Candiac. His expertise in urban planning and project management has been valuable in several projects including : Griffintown, Secteur Champs-de-Mars, Lachine Est, Saint-Viateur Est, Square Candiac and the TOD de la gare in Candiac.
Yannick joined Broad Group in 2020. He is responsible for finding and analyzing new acquisitions for Broad Group and helps with the development.
Yannick retains a successful track record of over 600 commercial real estate transactions, with nearly 18 years of experience in his field. He has been a part in over $750 millions dollars worth of closed buildings and lands and he has carried out several of the largest real estate transactions of recent years in the greater Montreal area.
Peng Du, CPA, CA
Tax and accounting advisor
Graduated from Concordia University with a Graduate Diploma in Accountancy in 2003, Peng has acquired 17 years of experience in Canadian accounting, audit and taxation. Before joining Broad Group in 2018, she was Vice President of Tax at Richter LLP and Co-managing Partner of WJDS-Times CPA. As Tax and accounting advisor for the Group, Peng is responsible for advising on corporate tax planning, partnership structures and all taxing and accounting related affaires. Peng is recognized for the depth of her expertise and her adeptness when it comes to the technical side of her job, both of which enable her to offer optimal solutions to the Group.
Marc Perreault joined Broad Group in 2010 as its Urban Planner. He has accumulated more than 35 years of experience in real-estate project planning through his work with Daniel Arbour et Associés, IBI Group Inc., and Services intégrés Lemay et associés.
Marc Perreault’s impressive professional record speaks clearly of his vast experience and sound reputation as an urban planner.
Graduated from Jiangxi University of Science and Technology with B.Sc. in Project Cost Management as well as in Industrial and Civil Architecture, Lily joined Broad Group in 2018. Before starting her job in Broad Group, Lily has had experience working in project cost management, in market development, where she was responsible for real-estate market research and customer relationship. Currently, Lily assumes the position of sales manager in Broad Group, in charge of sales, customer relationship and constant follow-up of the projects.
Studying in Finance at the University of Toronto and Concordia University, Lawrence Huang worked in the financial field for two years before joining Broad Group. Lawrence Huang worked as a Bank Financial Account Manager before joining Broad Group as Project Manager in 2017. Presently, Lawrence is overseeing every project and manages operations within the company. Speaking three languages fluently, English, French, and Mandarin, Lawrence is able to communicate and interact with a considerable number of people with ease. Known for his listening skills and creativity, Lawrence is able to understand a problem and provide valuable ideas and solutions. Always calm and collected, he is motivated by new challenges and always willing to learn and improve himself in every way possible.
Fluent in French, English and Mandarin, Frank Huang has been a part of Broad Group for the last 5 years, first as an intern and later on as a project manager. He leads the management of Place La Citière, while also being involved in the company's other projects. In addition to his work at Broad, Frank is currently studying under the LL.B / J.D Combined Law Program at the University of Montreal, and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University.
Graduated from WESTFORD University in France in International Trade, Jin has been working as Project Manager in Broad Group since 2019. She has more than 10 years of international business project management experience, including the management of two successful cases of Outlets.
Graduated from McGill University in accounting, Binyue has been working in the financial department of the Group since 2015. He has under him 20 years of experience in the field of accounting and taxation. With his solid foundation of accounting knowledge and well-developed expertise in the field, he is responsible for a big part of the accounting affairs of all subsidiaries to Broad Group. Furthermore, he is also involved in the business and individual tax filing and planning for the group.
Graduated from York University with a H.Bsc in Mathmatics and Statistics, Rainy has been working as the executive secretary in Broad Group since 2014. She provides constant reliable administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions. She also takes part in maintaining a favorable relationship between clients and the company, as well as the coordination among different departments.
Jenny joined the Broad Group team in 2020. She obtained her Bachelor degrees in Psychology from Concordia in 2009. Previous to joining the company, Jenny has acquired a wealth of experience in the field of finance and public services. She developed a passion for real estate and developments after being involved in several real estate projects and transactions. In addition. As a sales manager, Jenny will be responsible for sales, customer service and project development.
Brenda joined Broad Group in 2021 with a M.sc in Finance from Concordia University. As the marketing director, Brenda is experienced in the field of business promotion. She will be responsible for the marketing and business development for Broad Group with great passion.
Graduated from the University of Windsor with a H.Bsc in Liberal Arts and Social Science, Johnny has served as office director in Broad Group for two years. He is in charge of the office supply and logistics services in various activities of the company. Known for his sense of responsibility, passion and energy, Johnny is always ready to help in every need of his team.
Benjamin Scott Painchaud
General Manager - Lachute Golf
Graduated from university of Ottawa, Benjamin has more than 15 years of working experience in golf field. Benjamin joined Broad Group in 2017 and worked as the general manager in Lachute Golf.
Superintendent - Lachute Golf
Randy is working as a superintendent in Broad Group’s Lachute Golf. He has more than 45 years working experience in golf management field.