ATLANTA, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Storage Post Self Storage today announced the appointment of Robert M. Jackson to the executive leadership team as chief administrative officer and general counsel. Jackson will be responsible for providing leadership on all legal matters including governance, compliance, litigation and risk management, as well as capital markets, joint ventures and investments. In addition, he will lead Storage Post's finance, accounting, investor relations, and human resources groups.
Jackson has two decades of real estate investment experience, focused on joint ventures and capital markets activities across multiple product types. He brings extensive knowledge of legal, tax and business compliance practices, as well as real estate acquisition, development and disposition expertise. Most recently, Jackson served as senior vice president and general counsel for Cousins Properties Incorporated where he was responsible for the delivery of comprehensive legal services and provided executive leadership to the human resources and information technology departments. Jackson previously was a partner at Troutman Sanders LLP where he advised public and private clients in connection with corporate and real estate matters, specializing in partnership and joint ventures.
"We are pleased to welcome Robert Jackson to Storage Post's executive team," said Bruce Roch, chief executive officer of Storage Post. "Robert is a proven real estate executive with a wealth of legal, real estate investing, and leadership experience, which are attributes well-suited to our strategic needs, specifically around capital markets, joint ventures, acquisitions and development. I am confident Robert brings enormous complementary value to our team."
Jackson commented, "I am excited to join Storage Post, and I look forward to contributing to the company's plans for continued expansion in the self storage market and working to scale first-class legal, finance, accounting, investor relations and human resources functions."
Jackson is an active member of the community, currently serving as a director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta and a team manager at the Tophat Soccer Club. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business, a Juris Doctorate, with distinction, from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law and a Master of Law in Taxation from the University of Florida's Levin School of Law.
About Storage Post
Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Storage Post is a leading self storage company that is transforming the storage industry. The company focuses on quality products, operational excellence, positive customer service and increased returns for investors. Storage Post has locations along the East Coast and throughout the South, and is rapidly expanding through self storage acquisitions and development. For more information on Storage Post and its executive leadership, visit www.storagepost.com.
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