First Industrial Realty Trust, an owner and operator of industrial real estate and provider of supply chain solutions, has promoted Scott Musil to chief financial officer (CFO). Musil has served as acting CFO since December 2008.
Musil joined First Industrial in 1995 and has held several financial roles within the company, including serving as chief accounting officer (CAO), treasurer and assistant secretary. Prior to joining First Industrial, he served in various capacities with Arthur Andersen & Company, specialising in the real estate and finance industries.
Musil is a certified public accountant (CPA) and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT). He earned his BSc in accounting from DePaul University and his MBA from the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business.
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