Kenny Lin serves as executive vice president, deputy chief financial officer and chief accounting officer for American Healthcare REIT. He previously served as executive vice president, accounting & finance for American Healthcare REIT, and in the same capacity with American Healthcare Investors, LLC, as well as vice president, accounting & finance of Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III and Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV. The merger of those REITs and the business and operations of American Healthcare Investors formed American Healthcare REIT in 2021.
He is responsible for all financial forecasting, accounting and tax matters on behalf of the company. Lin has 16 years of experience in both finance and accounting for real estate and real estate-related companies. Prior to joining American Healthcare Investors, he served as the chief accounting officer and then chief financial officer of the largest, privately-owned telecommunications infrastructure company in the U.S., where he oversaw the accounting, taxation, financial reporting and human resources functions of the company. He has also participated in the successful completion of many business merger transactions or acquisitions and played a key role in managing several initial public filings (SEC Forms S-1 and S-11) and business merger filings (SEC Form S-4), including the merger between NNN Realty Advisors, Inc. and Grubb & Ellis Company in 2008. Throughout his career, Lin has served in various financial accounting roles within publicly traded companies, including Johnson & Johnson, BNY Mellon Bank, and STAAR Surgical Company.
Lin received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from California State University, Los Angeles and a master of accounting degree from the University of Southern California. Lin is a licensed certified public accountant in the State of California, and he is also a certified financial planner and certified management accountant.
- On September 29, 2021