“Richard’s impressive background in real estate, accounting, finance and strategic planning makes him the ideal person for this key leadership role,” said John Mase, IRG’s CEO.
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2015
Industrial Realty Group, LLC (IRG), a national leader in industrial redevelopment and adaptive reuse, announced today the hiring of Richard H. Klein as Chief Financial Officer. Klein will be responsible for the overall financial activities, capitalization strategies, risk management and financial reporting for the IRG group of companies. He will also provide leadership and coordination of the administrative, strategic planning, accounting and budgeting efforts of IRG.
“Richard’s impressive background in real estate, accounting, finance and strategic planning makes him the ideal person for this key leadership role,” said John Mase, IRG’s CEO. “We are pleased to welcome him to our executive team and look forward to his contributions and the continued growth of IRG.”
During his years in public accounting, Klein provided senior level advisory services to numerous Fortune 100 corporations and many of the country's leading real estate development organizations. He also served as partner-in-charge of the REIT advisory practice. Since 2003, Richard has been a member of the Board of Directors of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE), a publicly traded REIT uniquely focused on collaborative science and technology campuses in urban innovation clusters.
Klein will be based out of IRG’s Los Angeles corporate office and can be reached at rklein(at)industrialrealtygroup(dot)com or (310) 806-4434.