Alan D. Gold

Independent Director


B.S. in Business Administration, San Diego State University
M.B.A., San Diego State University


Alan Gold is an independent director on the board of directors for CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. Mr. Gold has served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of BioMed Realty Trust, Inc., or BioMed, a publicly traded REIT focused on acquiring, developing and managing laboratory and office space for the life science industry, since its formation in 2004. Mr. Gold served as President of BioMed from 2004 to December 2008 and as Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of BioMed’s privately-held predecessor, Bernardo Property Advisors, Inc., from 1998 to 2004. Mr. Gold was a co-founder and served as President and a director of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc., a publicly traded REIT specializing in acquiring and managing laboratory properties for lease to the life science industry, from its predecessor’s inception in 1994 until 1998. Mr. Gold served as managing partner of GoldStone Real Estate Finance and Investments, a partnership engaged in the real estate and mortgage business, from 1989 to 1994, as Assistant Vice President of Commercial Real Estate for Northland Financial Company, a full-service commercial property mortgage broker, from 1989 to 1990, and as Commercial Real Estate Investment Officer for John Burnham Company, a regional full-service commercial property mortgage banker, from 1985 to 1989. He served as a director of American Assets Trust, Inc., a publicly traded REIT focused on acquiring, developing and managing retail, office, multifamily and mixed-use properties, from August 2011 to March 2013.

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