Vice President, Portfolio Management

Ross EdwardsAs Vice President, Portfolio Management, Mr. Edwards leads a team in managing the real estate portfolio’s corporate retail lease expirations and renewals.  His responsibilities include lease renewal negotiations and making strategic portfolio management recommendations to Senior Management.  The Corporate Lease Expirations team’s active management of the real estate portfolio helps maintain high occupancy, lease term and rent recapture, which supports the payment of monthly dividends to shareholders.

Background
Mr. Edwards joined Realty Income in 2007 as a Portfolio Management Analyst.  He was promoted to Director of Leasing and Dispositions in 2008, promoted to Associate Vice President, Corporate Lease Expirations in 2015 and to his current position in December 2015.  Prior to joining Realty Income, Mr. Edwards was employed as a Financial Analyst for a privately-held company, Premier Golf Management.

Mr. Edwards graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration-Finance.