Brookfield Asset Management, Inc.
Brookfield Asset Management, Inc. owns, manages and operates real estate, financial and power generation related businesses. The company operates through following business segments: Asset Management, Property, Renewable Energy, Infrastructure, Private Equity, Residential Development, Service and Corporate Activities. The Asset Management segment operations consist of managing listed entities, private funds and public securities on behalf of company clients and its own and also provide transaction and advisory services. The Property segment operations include the ownership and operation of office properties, retail properties, industrial, multifamily, and other property investments located primarily in major North American, Australian, Brazilian and European cities. The Renewable Energy segment operations include the ownership and operation of primarily hydroelectric power generating facilities on river systems in North America and Brazil, and wind power generating facilities in North America. The Infrastructure segment operations include the ownership and operation of utilities, transport, energy, and timberlands and agricultural operations located in Australia, North America, Europe and South America. The Private Equity segment operations include the investments and activities overseen by company's private equity group. These include direct investments and investments in private equity funds. The Residential Development segment operations consist predominantly of homebuilding and land development in North America, and condominium development in Brazil. The Service segment activities include construction management and contracting, and property services operations which include global corporate relocation, facilities management and residential brokerage services. The Corporate segment activities include the investment of the company's cash and financial assets, as well as the management of corporate capitalization, including corporate borrowings, capital securities and preferred equity which fund a portion of the capital invested in other operations. Brookfield Asset Management was founded on August 1, 1997 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.