Apex Executive Search, LLC placed Kristi West at SmartStop Asset Management, LLC

Apex Executive Search, LLC recently placed Kristi West as the Director of Human Resources at SmartStop Asset Management, LLC.  In this newly created role, reporting to the President, Mike McClure, Kristi will be a strategic member of the senior leadership team.  She will have the opportunity to evolve the HR function and build dynamic programs to support SmartStop’s 400 employee team members.

Most recently, Kristi was the Director of Human Resources at Intertek.  She has also held leadership roles at Irvine Company, Rogerson Communities and Ropes & Gray, LLP.   Kristi earned her MS in HR Management from Troy University and her BS in psychology at Old Dominion University.  She also has her SPHR, PHR-CA and GPHR designations from the HR Certification Institute where she volunteers her expertise as a subject matter expert (SME).

The retained search was led by Janice Renock in partnership with Beverly Wiesen, Apex’s founder.

About SmartStop Asset Management, LLC

SmartStop Asset Management, LLC (SmartStop) is a dynamic growing diversified real estate company focused on self-storage assets, along with student and senior housing. The company has approximately $1.8 billion of real estate assets under management throughout the United States and Toronto, Canada. To learn more visit, https://www.smartstopassetmanagement.com/ 


About Apex Executive Search, LLC

Apex Executive Search, LLC is an executive search firm that puts fit first.  The Apex team is driven to help build strong foundations by identifying talented individuals who align with their client’s vision and who are completely invested in the overall success of the organization.  The Apex team becomes an extension of their client’s team by learning more than their business. They learn about the culture and the senior team dynamics, enabling them to determine the best people for their client’s team after a thorough intake and vetting process.

For over two decades, Apex has partnered with organizations across the U.S. seeking knowledgeable and passionate executive talent, from startups to PE-backed companies to Fortune 500 corporations. Apex builds synergistic executive teams by selecting candidates who truly fit into their client’s company culture.