NEWTON, Mass. — Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE: SNH) has named Richard Siedel Jr. as its chief financial officer and treasurer.
The company’s board of trustees elected Siedel to the position.
Siedel was chief accounting officer for Five Star Quality Care Inc. (NYSE: FVE) since 2014 and previously was controller of The RMR Group. Siedel is a certified public accountant.
Siedel will replace Richard Doyle Jr. starting Jan. 1, when Doyle will leave SNH to become CFO and treasurer of Five Star.
Senior Housing Properties Trust is a seniors housing REIT based in Newton, near Boston.