Bloomfield Hills-based Agree Realty Corp. has announced Clayton Thelen as CFO and secretary. Thelen joins Agree Realty from his role as CFO at AJ Capital Partners in Chicago.
“After a comprehensive search, we are very excited to have Clay join our growing Company,” says Joey Agree, president and CEO of Agree Realty Corp. “Clay’s broad real estate, capital markets expertise, and his industry relationships position him to be a valuable addition to our leadership team. I am pleased to welcome Clay and his family to our growing organization.”
Prior to working with AJ Capital Partners, Thelen has held various leadership positions for Strategic Hotels and Resorts including treasurer and vice president of capital markets and acquisitions. Additionally, Thelen is a certified public accountant and began his career at Ernst and Young in Detroit.
Thelen earned a bachelor of arts in accounting and a master of science in accounting from Michigan State University and a master of business administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.