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Yael Duffy and Todd Hargreaves have received promotions as The RMR Group's John Murray leaves the company.

Promotions Announced at Industrial Logistics Properties Trust, Service Properties Trust

Newton, MA-based The RMR Group has announced John Murray, a member of senior management of The RMR Group’s clients Industrial Logistics Properties Trust and Service Properties Trust, is exiting his roles at the two trusts to become president and CEO of Sonesta, also an RMR Group client. Murray is remaining as an EVP of The RMR Group.

Yael Duffy has been appointed president and COO of ILPT. Duffy has served as VP of ILPT since 2019 and as VP and COO of ILPT since 2020. Duffy is also SVP of The RMR Group, responsible for overseeing asset management of a portfolio of office, industrial and retail properties managed by RMR, as well as RMR’s credit and business analytics teams.

Todd Hargreaves has been appointed as president and CIO of SVC. Hargreaves has served as VP of SVC since 2019 and as VP and CIO of SVC since 2020. Hargreaves is also SVP of The RMR Group, responsible for all real estate and real estate related acquisitions at RMR.

Both will take on their new roles starting April 1, 2022.

Photos, l-r: Duffy, Hargreaves


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