Robert Sistek Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President, Investments

Biography

Robert M. Sistek has served has our chief financial officer and executive vice president, investments since October 2016. Prior to joining us, Mr. Sistek held the positions of senior vice president, investments from March 2015 through October 2016 and vice president, finance from May 2011 to March 2015 with BioMed Realty Trust, Inc. (formerly NYSE: BMR), a REIT specializing in acquiring, leasing, developing and managing laboratory and office space for the life science industry. Prior to BioMed Realty, Mr. Sistek was senior vice president of capital markets for CoreSite Realty Corporation, a publicly-traded REIT specializing in institutional quality data centers. Previously, he was a senior associate with The Carlyle Group, a predecessor company of CoreSite (NYSE:COR), from 2007 to 2010, vice president of finance and capital markets at DCT Industrial Trust (NYSE:DCT) from 2006 to 2007, and held senior positions with GMAC Commercial Mortgage and ProLogis, Inc. (NYSE: PLD) from 2001 to 2005.

Mr. Sistek received his Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and his Bachelor of Science in Accounting, summa cum laude, from the University of Northern Colorado. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.