PS Business Parks Inc., the Glendale-based real estate investment trust, has named M. Christian Mitchell to its board of directors.
Mitchell, currently a managing partner of the alternative investment and advisory firm THG Advisory Services, began his role on the PS Business Parks board effective Oct. 4. He also currently serves as a director of Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc. as well as vice chairman for the board of financial advisory firm Marshall & Stevens and director of Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. He is a retired senior partner at accounting firm Deloitte & Touche.
“We are pleased to welcome Chris Mitchell to the PS Business Parks board,” Ronald Havner Jr., the company’s chairman, said in a statement. “Chris’ substantial business, finance, corporate governance and accounting expertise and his extensive boardroom experience will bring valuable perspective to our board.”
Shares of PS Business Parks (PSB) closed up Tuesday 28 cents, or a fraction of a percent, to $160.49 on the New York Stock Exchange.