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Ventas’ Cafaro on Modern Healthcare Roster of Influencers

Ventas CEO Debra A. Cafaro has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of 2018’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare. Cafaro is the only representative of commercial real estate on the list, and 2018 marks her fourth consecutive year and fifth appearance overall on the roster.

“This recognition underscores the incredible potential of real estate and capital to enable the healthcare industry’s long-term success,” said Cafaro. “As the industry’s premier capital provider, Ventas is proud to partner with many of the nation’s leading healthcare, academic medical center, senior living and research providers.”

Cafaro has also been named one of Harvard Business Review’s Best-Performing CEOs in the World for four consecutive years, and as one of Forbes Magazine’s World’s 100 Most Powerful Women. She was recently elected Chair of the Real Estate Roundtable.

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