Our Firm

Nexus Investment Corporation was established in 1990 by Mr. Andrew C. Bennett.  Distinguished in Western Canada as a significant, commercial and CMHC-Insured underwriter, Nexus continues to expand its commercial lending operations throughout Canada.



Andrew C. Bennett



Mr. Bennett has over thirty years experience in commercial underwriting. He is a member of the Real Estate Institute of Canada and holds both C.R.F and F.R.I designations with the institute. A former director and past Vice President of the Greater Vancouver Chapter of the Real Estate Institute of Canada, Mr. Bennett holds the RI(BC) designaton with the institute.  He was also a former Director and President of MBABC.


Phone: (604) 664-7079

Cell: (604) 644-3792


K.A. (Teshi) Lyons

Commercial Mortgage Underwriter

Teshi has held numerous positions in the financial industry at major banks and trust companies for over 20 years and is currently a senior commercial mortgage underwriter at Nexus. Her dedication, conscientious work ethic and professional personality helps ensure a quality of consistent service to both our borrower and institutional clients. 


Phone: (604) 664-7075

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Brian D. Palmer

Vice President, Mortgage Investments


Mr. Palmer joined Nexus as Manager, Mortgage Investments in 2002. He has been involved in the Canadian financial services industry since 1974 and was previously Vice President, Western Region and Vice President, National Sales for two of the largest lease finance companies in Canada. His broad financing experience bridges multiple industries including the oil & gas, transportation, hospitality, manufacturing and co-generation industries. He has successfully arranged term and mezzanine debt, lines of credit and equipment loans and leases for both private and public companies operating in these industry sectors


Phone: (604) 593-7483

Cell: (778) 926-9074


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