Sean Murray

Sean Murray is President and CEO of Sakto Corporation. He has extensive background in commercial and residential real estate.


Sean has developed numerous projects including commercial office towers in the heart of Ottawa’s Little Italy. He is the co-founder of the boutique property development company, Ridgeford Development Limited, and serves as the President of Waterford Property Group, a property management, asset management, and general real estate services company.


He is an active member of the real estate development community including holding memberships in Builders Owners Management Association (BOMA), the Project Management Institute (PMI), the Ottawa Construction Association (OCA), the Urban Land Institute (ULI), and the Young Presidents Association (YPO).


Outside the real estate industry, Sean is committed to the protection and betterment of his country and is a strong supporter of the Canadian Armed Forces. He is a longtime supporter of the Stormont Dundas Glengarry Army Regiment, one of the oldest, most prominent, and most respected in the Canadian Army. He was honoured by the military with his appointment to the position of Honorary Lieutenant Colonel, then subsequently promoted to Colonel before retiring from the position in 2013. Sean continues to maintain a longstanding relationship with the Canadian Armed Forces and its civil liaison affiliations. He is currently part of a team which intends to build a monument in northern France to commemorate the forgotten World War I battle of Hill 70.


Sean lives in Ottawa, Canada with his wife and children, where he continues to be involved in his community, once serving as the Grand Marshall of the St. Patrick’s Day parade. He attended Ashbury College, Carleton University, and Algonquin College.


For more information, follow Sean Murray’s blog and LinkedIn Page.