Hans Kogel, P.Eng, CIHCM, joined Windsor Essex Community Housing Corporation (CHC) as Director of Asset Management in, 2009. Hans is corporately responsible for bringing excellence in leadership of Asset Management, Capital Projects, Engineering Services and Procurement. As a member of CHC’s executive team, Hans has over 29 years of leadership experience in Engineering, Business Operations, Project Management, and Asset Management. He has managed cross-functional international assignments within two multi-national manufacturing organizations working in Asia and Europe. Hans is a graduate of the University of Windsor, having attained a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) in 1985 and became a registered member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario.
Hans has a passion for Asset Management and Energy Management and develops and implements Strategic Plans and Continuous Improvement initiatives in both areas to maximize asset value for all CHC stakeholders. He is an active member of CIH,(Canadian Institute of Housing), ONPHA, (Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association) PEO, (Professional Engineers Ontario ) OSPE,(Ontario Society of Professional Engineers), REIC,(Real Estate Institute of Canada) and Treasurer for the IAM (Institute of Asset Management) Canada.
In addition, Hans is responsible for providing leadership to develop a 15 year corporate wide regeneration plan that ensures growth and sustainability of housing and housing programs within the region of Windsor Essex.