People: WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (WIRu.TO)
17 May 2019
Mr. Matthew J. Cimino serves as Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel, Secretary of WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust. Mr. Cimino joined the Welsh organization in 2007. He currently serves as the General Counsel of Welsh. In this role, Mr. Cimino oversees all legal operations for Welsh and its subsidiaries, including corporate governance and compliance, litigation and the structuring and negotiation of all joint ventures, private placements, acquisitions, dispositions, financing and leasing. Mr. Cimino also manages Welsh’s in-house legal department and serves as Welsh’s corporate secretary. Prior to his appointment as General Counsel of Welsh, Mr. Cimino served as Senior Corporate Counsel for Welsh, with primary responsibility for all legal aspects of Welsh’s leasing, acquisition and disposition transactions. Before joining Welsh in 2007, Mr. Cimino served as external counsel to Welsh. While in private practice, Mr. Cimino focused in the areas of real estate, finance, corporate and environmental law. He is a frequent speaker on real estate legal matters such as the structuring and negotiation of joint ventures and commercial lease transactions and was also a recipient of the First Chair Award for ‘‘Top General Counsel’’ in 2012. Mr. Cimino is admitted to practice law in Missouri and Minnesota and is a member of the Real Property Law Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association, The Association of Corporate Counsel and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties. Mr. Cimino is a director of The Soap Factory, a nationally recognized non-profit gallery and artist cooperative located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He received a Juris Doctor degree from Creighton University School of Law and a Bachelor of Science degree from Montana State University.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||210,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, CAD||147,150|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||14,802|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||371,952|