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Walter C. Rakowich

Walter C. Rakowich, Retired Former CEO

San Francisco, CA

Mr. Rakowich served as chief executive officer of Prologis Inc. (“Prologis”), a publicly held logistics real estate investment trust (“REIT”), from November 2008 through June 2011, when Prologis merged with AMB Property Corporation (with the merged company being named Prologis), after which he assumed the role of co-chief executive officer and served as a member of the Prologis board of directors until he retired in December 2012. Mr. Rakowich held a number of senior management positions while at Prologis before becoming chief executive officer, including managing director and chief financial officer from December 1998 to January 2005 and president and chief operating officer from January 2005 to November 2008. Mr. Rakowich served on the Prologis board of trustees from January 2005 through June 2011. Mr. Rakowich is a member of the board of directors of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. and Ventas, Inc., each of which is a publicly held REIT. Mr. Rakowich holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Pennsylvania State University and a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School.