Our Team

Principal:  Mandy Hansen is a senior professional with almost 20 years' experience specializing in real estate strategy and project management.  As a senior leader of transformational change and portfolio initiatives, she has managed change initiatives, construction programs, and strategic assessments.  She is adept at project recovery, and has helped many organizations reset project and program initiatives. She also has extensive experience in real estate transaction implementation ranging from lease negotiation to P3 assessment.  Using this broad range of experience, initiatives can be taken from the strategic portfolio level through to tactical project implementation.

Mandy has a MSc in Public Administration and Development and a Bachelor of Business in Real Estate, and is working towards her Doctorate in Social Sciences.  She proudly carries the RI designation from the Real Estate Institute of BC and the PMP from the Project Management Institute.  She is also a certified Prosci change management practitioner.


Real Estate Analyst:  Jeremy Berger is a designated real estate professional with experience in the real estate development and construction fields.  He has worked on development feasibility projects, project management engagements, and real estate strategy initiatives with Insight Specialty Consulting.  Jeremy has strong financial analysis skills including complex development scenario modelling involving 25 year total cost of ownership analysis.  He has also worked extensively on construction projects, from the initial visioning to the final commissioning.  He has a Bachelor of Commerce and the Diploma in Urban Land Economics from UBC and carries his RI designation from the Real Estate Institute of BC.



Specialist consultant services: Insight Specialty Consulting is please to bring to our clients experts in a wide range of fields as required for engagements.  Within our team are financial analysts, urban planners, project managers, construction managers, and experts in the areas of governance, strategic procurement, intergovernmental relations, and communications.  We are able to call upon these experts at your convenience and in accordance with your needs.