Head, Appraisal Services & Network
Stephen Otto is responsible for developing the strategic business plan for RPS’ appraisal services group as well as managing its execution. This includes leading the team to fulfill on product management, quality review, innovation, and valuation commitments made to our clients.
Stephen brings over 20 years of experience in the valuation space, from training, coaching, managing and mentoring to developing appraisers. He has also been involved with the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) at a local and provincial levels as a volunteer for over 10 years, and has an intense passion for the real estate industry.
Previously, he held the role of Director, Appraiser Relations with FCT, and prior to that Stephen was an appraisal firm business owner in southwestern Ontario.
Stephen studied at the Sauder School of Business (UBC), holds his CRA, P.App, ASA, DAR & Certified Appraisal Reviewer Designations, is a license Realtor and is enrolled in the MBA program at the Heriot Watt University.