Storage Post Self Storage, which operates more than 25 facilities throughout the Eastern United States, has appointed Robert M. Jackson to its executive leadership team as chief administrative officer and general counsel. He will be responsible for providing leadership on all legal matters including governance, compliance, litigation and risk management, as well as capital markets, joint ventures and investments. In addition, Jackson will lead the company’s finance, accounting, investor-relations and human-resources groups.
Jackson has two decades of real estate investment experience, focused on joint ventures and capital-markets activities across multiple product types. He has extensive knowledge of legal, tax and business-compliance practices, as well as real estate acquisition, development and disposition expertise, according to a company press release.
Most recently, Jackson served as senior vice president and general counsel for Cousins Properties Inc., where he was responsible for the delivery of legal services and provided executive leadership to the human-resources and information-technology departments. He was also previously a partner at Troutman Sanders LLP, where he advised public and private clients in connection with corporate and real estate matters, specializing in partnership and joint ventures.
"We are pleased to welcome Robert Jackson to Storage Post's executive team," said CEO Bruce Roch. "Robert is a proven real estate executive with a wealth of legal, real estate investing and leadership experience, which are attributes well-suited to our strategic needs, specifically around capital markets, joint ventures, acquisitions and development. I am confident Robert brings enormous complementary value to our team."
Jackson is an active member of his community, currently serving as a director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta and a team manager at the Tophat Soccer Club. He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business, a Juris Doctorate with distinction from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, and a master’s in law in taxation from the University of Florida's Levin College of Law.
"I am excited to join Storage Post, and I look forward to contributing to the company's plans for continued expansion in the self-storage market, and working to scale first-class legal, finance, accounting, investor relations and human-resources functions,” Jackson said.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Storage Post has more than 25 locations in Georgia, Louisiana, New Jersey and New York. The company is expanding through self-storage acquisitions and new development.