OAK BROOK, IL – CenterPoint Properties is pleased to announce that Paul “PJ” Charlton has been appointed Senior Vice President, Investments, and will focus on growing the company’s East Region portfolio. Mr. Charlton, who will officially begin work on Aug. 24, will work out of CenterPoint’s newest office at Park 80 W. Plaza, Suite 312, Saddle Brook, N.J. Mr. Charlton will work closely with regional team members in growing CenterPoint’s East Region portfolio.
“The CenterPoint team is thrilled to welcome PJ, and we are confident he will be instrumental in identifying and pursuing opportunities for our growing East Region portfolio,” said CenterPoint’s Chief Investment Officer Jim Clewlow. “PJ’s wealth of industrial real estate experience and strong leadership skills will be vital in further establishing our presence in that region and developing relationships with both tenants and prospects.”
Mr. Charlton brings 12 years of experience in industrial real estate, most recently as Principal and Senior Vice President of Investments for KTR Capital Partners, where he led business development for industrial acquisitions and land development opportunities on the East coast. Prior to KTR Capital Partners, PJ held leadership positions at Keystone Property Trust and Communications Equity Associates. Mr. Charlton holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Wake Forest University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Pennsylvania.
“It’s such an exciting opportunity to be at the forefront of CenterPoint’s efforts to expand its East Region Portfolio,” said Mr. Charlton. “This next chapter in my career offers the chance to work with talented individuals while leveraging my background in industrial real estate, and I’m looking forward to taking on this new role.”
About CenterPoint Properties
CenterPoint Properties is focused on the development, acquisition and management of industrial property and transportation infrastructure that enhances business and government supply chain efficiency. The company invests in major coastal and inland port logistics markets anchoring North America’s principal freight lanes. CenterPoint’s portfolio includes 50.5 million square feet and 5,500 acres under development in the company’s integrated intermodal industrial parks. For more information on CenterPoint Properties, visit centerpoint.com or follow @centerpointprop on Twitter.
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