CFO, Executive Vice President DirectorMr. R. Steven Hamner is Chief Financial Officer Executive Vice President Director of Medical Properties Trust Inc. In August and September 2003 Mr. Hamner served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. From October 2001 through March 2004 he was the Managing Director of Transaction Analysis LLC a company that provided interim and projectoriented accounting and consulting services to commercial real estate owners and their advisors. From June 1998 to September 2001 he was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of United Investors Realty Trust a publicly traded REIT. For the ten years prior to becoming an officer of United Investors Realty Trust he was employed by the accounting and consulting firm of Ernst Young LLP and its predecessors
Age: 57 President Since 2005Hamner received a B.S. in Accounting from Louisiana State University. The Board believes that Mr. Hamner?s position as a cofounder of our Company and his extensive experience in the real estate and healthcare industries and in the corporate finance sector make him highly qualified to serve as a member of our Board of Directors.