Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors (Independent Director)
James F. Risoleo has served as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of CCIT II since June 2015 and has served as one of CCIT II’s Independent Directors since August 2013. Since January 2012, Mr. Risoleo has served as Executive Vice President and Managing Director - Europe at Host Hotels & Resorts Inc., where he is responsible for acquisitions and dispositions and the management of the company’s European joint venture. From 2000 until December 2011, Mr. Risoleo served as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Host Hotels & Resorts, where he was responsible for the development of the company’s global investment strategy. From 1996 until 2000, he served as Senior Vice President of Acquisitions and Development of Host Hotels & Resorts, where he led the organization in the acquisition and disposition of assets in the U.S. Prior to joining Host Hotels & Resorts, Mr. Risoleo served as Vice President of Development for Interstate Hotels Corporation and as Senior Vice President, Commercial Real Estate of Westinghouse Financial Services. Mr. Risoleo received a B.S. from Duquesne University School of Business and a J.D. from Duquesne University School of Law.