MANISHA BATHIJA joined Ventas as a Senior Investment Officer in May 2011. Ms. Bathija is a member of the Senior Leadership Team of Ventas and is responsible for driving the growth and diversification of the Company’s real estate portfolio through acquisitions. She is customer focused and has strong relationships with companies in all areas of healthcare real estate. She covers acquisitions of all sizes in the Midwest as well as moderate and large transactions in all areas of healthcare real estate. She is also responsible for dispositions. Ms. Bathija also regularly represents the Company at industry conferences through speaking engagements and participation on panels. Ms. Bathija held various positions in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Investment Banking Division with the last being Director, where she focused on mergers and acquisitions and debt/equity capital markets transactions for healthcare real estate companies.
Ms. Bathija received both a B.S. in Accounting and a B.A. in Chemistry from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and an M.B.A. from the Ross (University of Michigan) School of Business. She is a Certified Public Accountant.