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First Industrial Realty Trust Inc (FR.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Bruce Duncan

66 2016 Chairman of the Board

Peter Baccile

55 2016 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Scott Musil

50 2013 Chief Financial Officer

David Harker

59 2009 Executive Vice President, Central Region

Peter Schultz

55 2009 Executive Vice President, East Region

Johannson Yap

55 2013 Chief Investment Officer

Matthew Dominski

63 2010 Independent Director

H. Patrick Hackett

66 2009 Independent Director

Denise Olsen

52 2017 Independent Director

John Rau

69 2016 Lead Independent Director

Leonard Sharpe

71 2010 Independent Director

William Tyler

65 2016 Independent Director

Art Harmon

Senior Director, Investor Relations / Corporate Communications

Biographies

Name Description

Bruce Duncan

Mr. Bruce W. Duncan is Chairman of the Board of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. Mr. Duncan also served as the Company’s President from January 2009 through September 2016, and its Chief Executive Officer from January 2009 through November 2016. Mr. Duncan presently serves as a director of Marriot International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) and Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP), and as an Independent Director of the T. Rowe Price Funds. He formerly served as Chairman of the Board of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (“Starwood”) from 2005 to September 2016. From April 2007 to September 2007, Mr. Duncan served as Chief Executive Officer of Starwood on an interim basis. Mr. Duncan served as a director of Starwood from 1999 through September 2016 and as a trustee of the REIT subsidiary of Starwood from 1995 to 2006. He also was a senior advisor to Kohlberg Kravis & Roberts & Co. from July 2008 until January 2009. From May 2005 to December 2005, Mr. Duncan was Chief Executive Officer and Trustee of Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) (“EQR”), a publicly traded apartment company. From January 2003 to May 2005, he was President, Chief Executive Officer and Trustee, and from April 2002 to December 2002, President and Trustee of EQR. From December 1995 until March 2000, Mr. Duncan served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cadillac Fairview Corporation, a real estate operating company. From January 1992 to October 1994, Mr. Duncan was President and Co-Chief Executive Officer of JMB Institutional Realty Corporation, providing advice and management for investments in real estate by tax-exempt investors, and from 1978 to 1992 he worked for JMB Realty Corporation, where he served in various capacities, ultimately serving as Executive Vice President and a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Duncan currently serves on the Board of Governors and the Governing Council of the Investment Company Institute and the Board of Governors of the Independent Directors Counsel.

Peter Baccile

Mr. Peter Baccile has been appointed as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company effective December 1, 2016. He brings more than 30 years of management, real estate and financial expertise to the Company. Prior to joining the Company, he served as Joint Global Head of the Real Estate, Lodging and Leisure Group within UBS Securities, LLC’s investment banking division from June 2012 to September 2016. Prior to that, Mr. Baccile served in various senior leadership roles during his 26-year tenure at J.P. Morgan. Most recently, he was Vice Chairman of J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. He also served as Co-Head of the General Industries Investment Banking Coverage Group which encompassed Real Estate, Lodging, Gaming, Diversified Industrials, Paper Packing and Building Products, and Transportation. Before that he served as Global Head of J.P. Morgan’s Real Estate, Lodging and Gaming Investment Banking group for 10 years. Mr. Baccile is a member of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) and The Real Estate Roundtable where he was past Chairman of the Real Estate Capital Policy advisory committee. He is a past trustee of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). Mr. Baccile’s extensive experience in real estate management and finance is critical to his ability to lead the Company as its Chief Executive Officer, and is a valuable asset to the Board of Directors. Moreover, as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Baccile brings to the Board of Directors his in-depth knowledge of our business, strategy, operations, competition and financial position. Mr. Baccile’s membership on the Board of Directors is critical to ensuring appropriate coordination and communication between the Company’s executive officers and the Board of Directors.

Scott Musil

Mr. Scott A. Musil is a Chief Financial Officer of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. He served as acting Chief Financial Officer of the Company from December 2008 to March 2011. Mr. Musil also has served as Senior Vice President of the Company since March 2001, Treasurer of the Company since May 2002 and Assistant Secretary of the Company since August 2014. Mr. Musil previously served as Controller of the Company from December 1995 to March 2012, Assistant Secretary of the Company from May 1996 to March 2012 and July 2012 to May 2014, Vice President of the Company from May 1998 to March 2001, Chief Accounting Officer from March 2006 to May 2013 and Secretary from March 2012 to July 2012 and May 2014 to August 2014. Prior to joining the Company, he served in various capacities with Arthur Andersen & Company. Mr. Musil presently serves as a director and the chair of the audit committee of HC Government Realty Trust, Inc., a public real estate investment trust focused on federally-leased, single tenant properties. Mr. Musil is a non-practicing certified public accountant. His professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and NAREIT.

David Harker

Mr. David G. Harker is an Executive Vice President, Central Region of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. He has been Executive Vice President—Central Region of the Company since March 2009. From April 2005 to March 2009, he served as Executive Director—Investments of the Company. From 2002 to April 2005, he served as a Senior Regional Director of the Company and, from 1998 to 2002, he served as a Regional Director of the Company, with responsibility for the Company’s portfolio in Nashville, St. Louis, Louisville and Memphis. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Harker was a Vice President of the Trammell Crow Company from 1992 to 1998.

Peter Schultz

Mr. Peter O. Schultz is an Executive Vice President, East Region of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. He has been Executive Vice President—East Region of the Company since March 2009. From January 2009 to March 2009 he served as Senior Vice President—Portfolio Management of the Company. From November 2007 to December 2008, he served as a Managing Director of the Company, with responsibility for the Company’s East Region. From September 2004 to November 2007, he served as a Vice President — Leasing of the Company, with responsibility for the Company’s leasing team and asset management plan implementation in the East Region. From January 2001 to September 2004, he served as a Senior Regional Director of the Company, with responsibility for the Company’s portfolio in Eastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey. From March 1998 to December 2000, he served as a Regional Director of the Company, with responsibility for the Company’s portfolio in Eastern Pennsylvania. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Schultz served as President and Managing Partner of PBS Properties, Inc. from November 1990 to March 1998, prior to which time he was Director of Marketing and Sales for the Pickering Group and Morgantown Properties. His professional affiliations include the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties.

Johannson Yap

Mr. Johannson L. Yap is a Chief Investment Officer of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. He has been the Chief Investment Officer of the Company since February 1997 and Executive Vice President—West Region since March 2009. From April 1994 to February 1997, he served as Senior Vice President—Acquisitions of the Company. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Yap joined The Shidler Group, a former affiliate of the Company, in 1988 as an acquisitions associate, and became Vice President in 1991, with responsibility for acquisitions, property management, leasing, project financing, sales and construction management functions. His professional affiliations include Urban Land Institute, NAREIT and the Council of Logistics Management, and he serves as a member of both the Board of Advisors for the James Graaskamp Center for Real Estate at the University of Wisconsin and the Advisory Board of the Kelley School of Business of the University of Indiana, Center for Real Estate Studies.

Matthew Dominski

Mr. Matthew S. Dominski is an Independent Director of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. He also presently serves as a director of CBL & Associates Properties, Inc., a shopping mall real estate investment trust in the United States. From 1993 through 2000, Mr. Dominski served as Chief Executive Officer of Urban Shopping Centers (“Urban”), formerly one of the largest regional mall property companies in the country and a publicly traded real estate investment trust. Following the purchase of Urban by Rodamco North America in 2000, Mr. Dominski served as Urban’s President until 2002. In 2003, Mr. Dominski formed Polaris Capital, LLC, a Chicago, Illinois based real estate investment firm of which he was joint owner through 2013. From 1998 until 2004, Mr. Dominski served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the International Council of Shopping Centers. Mr. Dominski’s extensive experience leading other public and private real estate companies, both as a senior executive and a director, is a valuable asset to the Board of Directors.

H. Patrick Hackett

Mr. H. Patrick Hackett, Jr. is an Independent Director of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. Mr. Hackett is the principal of HHS Co., an investment company located in the Chicago area. Previously, he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of RREEF Capital, Inc. and as principal of The RREEF Funds, an international commercial real estate investment management firm. Mr. Hackett taught real estate finance at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management for 15 years when he also served on the real estate advisory boards of Kellogg and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He currently chairs the board of Wintrust Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: WTFC) and is a trustee of Northwestern University. Mr. Hackett provides the Board of Directors with valuable real estate investment and finance expertise, and the Board of Directors further benefits from Mr. Hackett’s experience on boards in the financial services sector. In addition, Mr. Hackett’s financial expertise is valuable to the Company’s Audit Committee, which he has chaired since June 2010, and we have determined him to be an “audit committee financial expert.”

Denise Olsen

Ms. Denise Olsen serves as Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Olsen has been employed by GEM Realty Capital, an integrated real estate investment firm that invests in private market assets and publicly traded securities, since 1996. She presently serves as senior managing director and a member of the investment committee of GEM Realty Capital, where she is also responsible for investor relations, reporting and communication. From 1994 to 1996, Ms. Olsen was vice president at EVEREN Securities, serving in their Real Estate Corporate Finance Group. From 1987 to 1994, Ms. Olsen served in various capacities at JMB Realty Corporation, including senior portfolio manager of corporate mixed-use developments and as a member of the acquisitions group. Ms. Olsen currently serves as an executive committee member of The Samuel Zell and Robert Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and on the investment committee of The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation. Ms. Olsen’s significant investment and operational experience in both the private and publicly traded real estate realms is a valuable asset to the Board of Directors.

John Rau

Mr. John E. Rau serves as Lead Independent Director of the company. Since December 2002, Mr. Rau has served as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a director of Miami Corporation, a private asset management firm. From January 1997 to March 2000, he was a director, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Title Corporation, and its subsidiaries, Chicago Title and Trust Co., Chicago Title Insurance Co., Ticor Title Insurance Co. and Security Union Title Insurance Co. Mr. Rau was a director of BorgWarner, Inc. from 1997 to 2006, a director of William Wrigley Jr. Company from March 2005 until the company was sold to Mars, Inc. in September 2008 and a director of Nicor, Inc. from 1997 until it was sold to AGL Resources Inc. in December 2011, and he continues as a director of AGL Resources Inc. Mr. Rau is the Chairman of the board of directors of BMO Financial Corp. and served as a director of LaSalle Bank, N.A. until its 2007 sale to Bank of America. From July 1993 until November 1996, Mr. Rau was Dean of the Indiana University School of Business. From 1991 to 1993, Mr. Rau served as Chairman of the Illinois Economic Development Board and as special advisor to Illinois Governor Jim Edgar. From 1990 to 1993, he was Chairman of the Banking Research Center Board of Advisors and a Visiting Scholar at Northwestern University’s J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management. During that time, he also served as Special Consultant to McKinsey & Company, a worldwide strategic consulting firm. From 1989 to 1991, Mr. Rau served as President and Chief Executive Officer of LaSalle National Bank. From 1979 to 1989, he was associated with The Exchange National Bank, serving as President from 1983 to 1989, at which time The Exchange National Bank merged with LaSalle National Bank.

Leonard Sharpe

Mr. Leonard Peter Sharpe is an Independent Director of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Cadillac Fairview Corporation from March 2000 through December 2010. Prior to March 2000, Mr. Sharpe held various positions at Cadillac Fairview Corporation, including serving as its Executive Vice President of Operations from 1990 to 2000. Mr. Sharpe currently serves as a director of Postmedia Network Canada Corp., Morguard Corporation, Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust and Multiplan Empreendimentos Imobiliários S.A. (Bovespa: MULT3), one of the leading developers, owners and operators of shopping centers in Brazil. From 2009 through 2010, Mr. Sharpe served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the International Council of Shopping Centers, the global trade association of the shopping center industry. Previously, Mr. Sharpe served as a director on the boards of Legacy REIT, from 1997 to 2001, and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, from 2001 to 2006. Mr. Sharpe’s experience managing large real estate development companies, and serving on the boards of real estate investment trusts, has provided him with real estate knowledge and corporate organizational skills that benefit the Board of Directors. In addition to his executive experience, inclusive of managing a substantial real estate entity for an institutional ownership constituency, Mr. Sharpe has a substantial background in real estate investment leasing and operations. Moreover, Mr. Sharpe’s financial expertise, and his experience serving on the Audit Committees of other publicly traded real estate companies, is valuable to the Company’s Audit Committee.

William Tyler

Mr. William Edwin Tyler is an Independent Director of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. Mr. Tyler also served as the Company’s interim Chief Executive Officer from October 2008 to January 2009. Mr. Tyler is a director of Nanophase Technologies Corporation (OTCQB: NANX). Mr. Tyler was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Ideapoint Ventures in 2002. Ideapoint Ventures is an early stage venture fund that focuses on nanotechnologies. Prior to joining Ideapoint Ventures, Mr. Tyler served as Chief Executive Officer and a director of Moore Corporation Limited, a provider of data capture, information design, marketing services, digital communications and print solutions, from 1998 to 2000. Prior to joining Moore Corporation, Mr. Tyler served in various capacities at R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, most recently as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, from 1997 to 1998, and as Executive Vice President and Sector President of Donnelley’s Networked Services Sector, from 1995 to 1997. Mr. Tyler’s extensive experience as a senior executive and director of other companies, both private and publicly traded, is valuable to the Board of Directors.

Art Harmon

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Bruce Duncan

1,780,020

Peter Baccile

2,859,010

Scott Musil

1,188,590

David Harker

1,130,760

Peter Schultz

1,142,010

Johannson Yap

1,823,200

Matthew Dominski

153,500

H. Patrick Hackett

183,500

Denise Olsen

11,807

John Rau

189,000

Leonard Sharpe

169,000

William Tyler

147,500

Art Harmon

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As Of  31 Dec 2017