Kevin A Shields

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Griffin Capital Company, LLC

Mr. Shields founded Griffin Capital in 1995 and serves as the Company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Griffin Capital is the sponsor or co-sponsor of two ‘40 Act Interval Funds; Griffin Institutional Access® Credit Fund and Griffin Institutional Access® Real Estate Fund, and several public, non-listed real estate investment trusts; Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV (GAHR IV), Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT III, Inc., and previously sponsored or co-sponsored Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III, Inc. (GAHR III), Griffin Capital Essential Asset® REIT, Inc. (GCEAR), and Griffin Capital Essential Asset® REIT II, Inc. (GCEAR II). Mr. Shields is also Chairman of Griffin Capital Securities, LLC, a FINRA registered broker-dealer which serves as the dealer manager for the REITs and the exclusive wholesale marketing agent for Griffin Institutional Access Credit Fund and Griffin Institutional Access Real Estate Fund