Healthcare Trust Inc., a publicly registered non-traded real estate investment trust sponsored by AR Global, has reported that Jason F. Doyle has resigned, effective December 1, 2021.
Doyle served as chief financial officer, secretary and treasurer of the REIT, the REIT’s advisor (Healthcare Trust Advisors), and its property manager (Healthcare Trust Properties).
A filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission stated that his resignation was not related to any disagreements with management of the company or the related entities.
“Mr. Doyle will remain in each of his positions until his resignation becomes effective, and will remain with AR Global Investments LLC, the parent of the advisor and the property manager, in his other capacities,” the filing stated.
According to the companies’ websites, Doyle also serves as the chief financial officer, treasurer and secretary of AR Global and American Finance Trust (Nasdaq: AFIN), one of its publicly traded REITs.
The Healthcare Trust board appointed Scott Lappetito to fill all vacancies left by Doyle.
Lappetito joined AR Global in October 2016 and has held various accounting roles at entities that are or were advised by AR Global affiliates. He has served as Healthcare Trust’s chief accounting officer since April 2019, and before that, as the REIT’s controller. He served as chief accounting officer of American Finance Trust from November 2019 through March 2020, controller of American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust III from November 2017 until its dissolution and liquidation in March 2019, and assistant controller of AR Global from October 2016 through November 2017.
Prior to joining AR Global, Lappetito held various financial and practice leadership roles, including vice president of corporate accounting at Citigroup Inc. from March 2014 to October 2016. He started his career in public accounting in November 2010 with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Lappetito is a certified public accountant in the State of New York, holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from The Pennsylvania State University and an M.B.A. from Villanova University.
Healthcare Trust invests in medical office buildings and owns a $2.64 billion portfolio of 201 properties, as of the third quarter of 2021. The company’s primary offering was declared effective by the SEC in February 2013 and closed in November 2014 after raising $2.2 billion in investor equity.