"I am greatly looking forward to joining HCP," said Mr. Scott. "Having worked extensively with Mike, Tom and the rest of the leadership team, I saw firsthand the exceptional quality of HCP's professionals. I believe the company is well positioned to create value for all its stakeholders. I am excited to leverage my experience to help the company achieve its near and long-term goals."
Mr. Scott joins HCP following a 15-year career in real estate investment banking. He currently serves as a Managing Director in the Real Estate Banking group at Barclays, where he has spent the majority of his career. Mr. Scott also has held investment banking positions with Credit Suisse and Lehman Brothers. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He has provided advisory and capital markets expertise to clients across the real estate industry, with a focus on the health care REIT sector, including HCP. Most recently he advised HCP on the spin-off of its skilled nursing assets to Quality Care Properties.
HCP, Inc. is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests primarily in real estate serving the healthcare industry in the United States. HCP owns a large-scale portfolio diversified across multiple sectors, led by senior housing, life science and medical office. Recognized as a global leader in sustainability, HCP has been a publicly-traded company since 1985 and was the first healthcare REIT selected to the S&P 500 index. For more information regarding HCP, visit www.hcpi.com.
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