NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Office
Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq:OPI) today announced that Matthew C.
Brown has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
effective June 1, 2019.
Mr. Brown joined The RMR Group (Nasdaq:RMR) in 2007 and is responsible
for accounting and finance matters affecting RMR and its managed
companies, where he directs property accounting and a majority of the
RMR accounting department. Mr. Brown has served in various accounting
leadership roles since joining RMR and has experience in reporting and
compliance, mergers and acquisitions, capital market transactions and
technical accounting matters. Prior to joining RMR in 2007, Mr. Brown
worked in the audit practice of Wolf & Company, P.C., a public
accounting firm headquartered in Boston, MA. Mr. Brown earned his
Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Accounting from the University of
Massachusetts at Amherst and is a certified public accountant.
Mr. Brown succeeds Jeffrey C. Leer, who has been appointed as Executive
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Five Star
Senior Living Inc. (Nasdaq:FVE), effective June 1, 2019. Mr. Brown also
will be promoted to Senior Vice President of RMR effective June 1, 2019.
Office Properties Income Trust is a real estate investment trust, or
REIT, focused on owning, operating and leasing buildings primarily
leased to single tenants and those with high credit quality
characteristics such as government entities. OPI is managed by the
operating subsidiary of The RMR Group Inc. (Nasdaq:RMR), an alternative
asset management company that is headquartered in Newton, MA.
A Maryland Real Estate Investment Trust with transferable shares of
beneficial interest listed on the Nasdaq.
No shareholder, Trustee
or officer is personally liable for any act or obligation of the Trust.
Olivia Snyder, Manager, Investor Relations