5 REIT Executives Make Harvard List of Top-Performing CEOs

Five CEOs who head U.S. REITs are included in Harvard Business Review’s 2017 list of the 100 best-performing CEOs in the world.

The list features:

  • Debra Cafaro of Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR);
  • Hamid Moghadam of Prologis, Inc. (NYSE: PLD);
  • Stephen Smith of Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX);
  • David Simon of Simon Property Group (NYSE: SPG); and
  • James Taiclet, Jr. of American Tower Corp.  (NYSE: AMT).

HBR compiled its list based on rankings of 898 CEOs from 887 companies. The CEOs were rated based on a series of financial metrics and criteria related to environmental, social and governance factors.

(Contact: Sarah Borchersen-Keto at sborchersen-keto@nareit.com)


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