Adventus Opportunity Fund (“Adventus”) by its Trustee, Adventus Opportunity Services Inc. (“AOSI”) announces the appointment of Randy Waites as an Independent Director of AOSI, effective April 1, 2018.
Based in Chicago, Illinois, Mr. Waites is a Principal and Managing Director at Avison Young, and is responsible for the Asset Services Group across the company. Prior to joining Avison Young, he was a Senior Managing Director for Cushman & Wakefield, Inc. in Chicago. Mr. Waites also served previously as the Chief Operating Officer for John Buck International Properties, LLC, in Abu Dhabi. As well, Mr. Waites was employed as the Executive Vice President of Prime Group Realty Trust, which at the time was a NYSE publicly traded REIT.
Mr. Waites serves on the advisory board for Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate at Roosevelt University, in Chicago, and is also a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) National Advisory Council, and serves on the BOMA Chicago Board of Directors.
Rod Johnston, President and CEO of AOSI, states, “We are very happy to have Randy Waites joining Adventus as an Independent Director of AOSI, where his significant expertise in real estate operations and portfolio management will be a great asset as we grow the Adventus portfolio.”
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ADVENTUS OPPORTUNITY FUND
By its Trustee: ADVENTUS OPPORTUNITY SERVICES INC.
Per: Rodney B. Johnston, FCPA, FCA
President and Chief Executive Officer