Richard S. Welch

Richard S. Welch

Independent Director

Richard S. Welch has served as one of our directors since January 2018. Mr. Welch has also served on the Executive Committee of American Healthcare Investors since April 2017, and on the investment committee of our advisor since April 2017. Mr. Welch has served as a Managing Director at Colony NorthStar, responsible for managing certain financial and operational aspects of Colony NorthStar’s investment portfolio and operating businesses, which have included various healthcare investments, since July 2007. Beginning in April 2017, Mr. Welch assumed oversight of Colony NorthStar’s healthcare portfolio.

Prior to joining the predecessor Colony Capital business in 2005, Mr. Welch was a vice president in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman, Sachs & Co., focusing on mergers and acquisitions and debt and equity financings for companies in the real estate, retail, and consumer product industries. Mr. Welch received a B.S. degree in Accounting from University of Southern California and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Welch is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California (inactive).