Chief Investment & Financial Officer
Roger Baker joined First Hospitality Group’s executive team in 2008. As Chief Investment & Financial Officer, his responsibilities are focused on investment acquisitions/dispositions, development, capital deployment, finance, accounting and administrative aspects of the Company.
Mr. Baker is a proven executive and leader with over 30 years of experience in the real estate industry. He most recently held the position of Vice President –Financial Operations for Trizec Properties Inc., where he was responsible for the day to day operations of the Property Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Portfolio Analysis, Treasury and Business Applications departments. Pursuant to his guidance of these functions, Mr. Baker served as a key member of Trizec’s executive team responsible for strategically repositioning Trizec within the REIT Industry as well as to prepare the company for its acquisition by Brookfield Properties Corporation and Blackstone Real Estate Partners. In addition, Mr. Baker has been responsible for Tax, Investor Relations, Financial Reporting and Acquisition/Disposition activities at other various real estate firms.