Michael Beckette, M3 Ventures (Canada)
Following a successful career in the real estate industry, Michael founded The Mortgage Alliance Company in 1998 and since then has seen the Mac/Mph Group become one of Canada’s premiere brokerage networks and the country’s first national mortgage brokerage with more than 2,000 mortgage professionals and more than 10 billion dollars in mortgage volume annually. Beckette is one of the founding members of the M3 Group, Canada’s largest non-bank originator and a leading mortgage brokerage. In December 2018, Beckette was appointed president of M3 Group’s new division, M3 Ventures, with a focus on expanding M3 brokers’ reach in the mortgage ecosystem and building and securing traditional and non-traditional partnerships. Beckette is a past chairman of the Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals and one of the driving forces behind creation of the Accredited Mortgage Professional designation. He was inducted into CMP’s Hall of Fame for his achievements and contributions to the overall success of the Canadian mortgage industry.