Executive Management

Michael Weil   |   Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors

Michael Weil New York City
  • Founding partner of AR Global
  • Formerly, Mr. Weil served as Executive Vice President of AR Capital, where he supervised the origination of investment opportunities for all AR Capital-sponsored investment programs
  • Served as president of the Board of Directors of the Real Estate Investment Securities Association (n/k/a ADISA)

Christopher Masterson   |   Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Christopher Masterson
  • Elected Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of New York City REIT in September 2019
  • Currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of Global Net Lease, Inc. (NYSE: GNL)
  • Past experience includes accounting positions with Goldman Sachs and KPMG

Jason Slear   |   Executive Vice President of Real Estate Acquisitions and Dispositions

Jason Slearn
  • Responsible for sourcing, negotiating and closing AR Global's real estate acquisitions and dispositions
  • Oversaw the acquisition of over $3.5 billion of real estate assets and the lease-up of over 10 million square feet during professional career

Boris Korotkin   |   Senior Vice President of Capital Markets

Boris Korotkin
  • Responsible for leading all debt capital market transactions
  • Former Executive Vice President of Transaction Structuring for American Financial Realty Trust

Ori Kravel   |   Senior Vice President of Corporate Development

Ori Kravel
  • Responsible for corporate development and business strategy
  • Executed over $12 billion of capital market transactions and over $25 billion of M&A transactions

Christopher Chao   |   Senior Vice President of Asset Management

Chris Chao
  • Responsible for asset management and leasing activity
  • Former asset management and acquisitions director for Paramount Group, Inc., a 9 million square foot New York City office portfolio

Board of Directors

Michael Weil   |   Director and Executive Chairman

william kahane new york city reit
  • Founding partner of AR Global
  • Formerly, Mr. Weil served as Executive Vice President of AR Capital, where he supervised the origination of investment opportunities for all AR Capital-sponsored investment programs
  • Prior to the establishment of AR Capital, Mr. Weil served as Senior Vice President of Sales and Leasing for American Financial Realty Trust (AFRT), where he was responsible for the disposition and leasing activity for an approximately 30 million square foot portfolio
  • Served as president of the Board of Directors of the Real Estate Investment Securities Association (n/k/a ADISA)

Elizabeth Tuppeny   |   Lead Independent Director

elizabeth tuppeny
  • Chief Executive Officer and founder of Domus, Inc., since 1993
  • 30 years of experience in the branding and advertising industries, with a focus on Fortune 50 companies
  • Ms. Tuppeny also founded EKT Development, LLC to pursue entertainment projects in publishing, feature film and education video games

Lee Elman   |   Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman

Lee Elman new york city reit
  • Independent director of the Company since February 2016
  • Founder & President of Elman Investors Inc., an international real-estate investment bank
  • 40+ years of real estate investment experience in the US and abroad
  • Mr. Elman holds a J.D. from Yale Law School and a B.A. from Princeton University Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs

Abby Wenzel   |   Independent Director

abby wenzel new york city reit
  • Ms. Wenzel was a member of the law firm of Cozen Conner, resident in the New York Office from April 2009 until her retirement in June 2019. Ms. Wenzel practiced in in the Real Estate Group and capital markets practice area, focusing on capital markets, finance and sale leaseback transactions
  • Prior to joining Cozen Connor, Ms. Wenzel was a partner with Wolf Block, LLP, managing partner of its New York office and chair of its structured finance practice from October 1999 until April 2009