CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) (“Ventas” or the “Company”) said today that it
has promoted Gregory R. Liebbe to Senior Vice President, Chief
Accounting Officer and Controller, effective immediately.
In Greg’s new position, he will lead all aspects of Ventas’s accounting
functions, including internal and external financial reporting. Liebbe
will continue to report to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
Officer Robert F. Probst, who has held the position of Chief Accounting
Officer on an interim basis after he joined the Company in 2014.
“During his eight years at Ventas, Greg has demonstrated his leadership,
accounting expertise and integrity; we are delighted to promote him to
CAO,” Probst said.
Ventas Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Debra A. Cafaro added, “Greg
is a terrific example of the skill, strength and dedication of the
Liebbe has worked in Ventas’s accounting functions since joining the
Company in 2007. Most recently, he was Vice President, Accounting, a
position he had held since 2011. Prior to his tenure at Ventas, Liebbe
held accounting leadership positions at Brown-Forman, Accenture, Aon
Corporation and Northern Trust. He earned a Bachelor of Business
Administration, Finance from the University of Iowa and a Master of
Business Administration, Finance and Marketing from Loyola University.
He is a Certified Public Accountant and he is a member of the American
Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Kentucky Society of CPAs
Ventas, Inc., an S&P 500 company, is a leading real estate investment
trust. Its diverse portfolio of nearly 1,300 assets in the United
States, Canada and the United Kingdom consists of seniors housing
communities, medical office buildings, skilled nursing facilities,
hospitals and other properties. Through its Lillibridge subsidiary,
Ventas provides management, leasing, marketing, facility development and
advisory services to highly rated hospitals and health systems
throughout the United States. More information about Ventas and
Lillibridge can be found at www.ventasreit.com