Aldag Recognized for Building MPT into
A Health Care Real Estate Powerhouse.

Birmingham, AL – June 3, 2019: Edward K. Aldag, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO of Medical Properties Trust, has been selected as one of 100 leading “influencers” who are making waves in the field of commercial real estate.

Developed by American City Business Journals based on recommendations from its network of more than 40 business publications, the list includes entrepreneurial leaders from a wide variety of U.S.-based companies.

Aldag, who founded MPT along with Executive Vice Presidents R. Steven Hamner and Emmett E. McLean in 2003, was recognized for building Medical Properties Trust into “a health care real estate powerhouse with billions in assets and a global footprint.” 

According to Ty West, Editor in Chief of the Birmingham Business Journal, editors at the national level were impressed by MPT’s continued growth across the globe, including the company’s recent expansion into Australia – its sixth country and third continent.

Click here to read The Business Journals’ story on CRE influencers.