Oak Brook, Illinois-based Inland Real Estate Investment Corporation (Inland Investments), one of the nation’s largest sponsors of alternative public and private real estate securities, has hired Robert Braun as vice president of self-storage asset management.
In this newly created position, Braun will oversee Inland Private Capital Corporation’s (IPC) self-storage portfolio, which includes 110 properties spanning 14 states. In addition, he will also maintain relationships with IPC’s various strategic partners in the self-storage arena.
Braun brings a wealth of expertise with more than 25 years of experience in self-storage management. Prior to joining Inland Investments, he has held positions with Public Storage, CubeSmart and most recently served as a regional manager and trainer at The Lock Up Self Storage, where he directly managed nine locations with 750,000 rentable square feet in the Chicago area.
“We are pleased to welcome an industry veteran of Robert’s caliber to the team and look forward to drawing upon the impressive experience he brings to our growing self-storage portfolio,” said Dan Zatloukal, executive vice president, head of asset management for Inland Investments. “This new role, underscores our continued dedication to adding industry leading talent to our already exceptional team of asset managers, with a continued focus on delivering strong, risk adjusted returns to our investors.”