Joseph Solari has been Vice President - Corporate Development for Capital Senior Living Corp. since September 2010. Mr. Solari is responsible for initiating and executing the acquisition of seniors housing communities for the Company. Since joining the Company, Mr. Solari has successfully led the completion of 33 acquisitions comprising 50 communities and $684.2 million in aggregate transaction value. Mr. Solari has more than 19 years of experience originating, structuring, negotiating and executing the acquisition, sale and divestiture of healthcare real estate and real estate operating companies. Prior to joining Capital Senior Living, from 2007 to 2009, Mr. Solari was Managing Director, Acquisitions for Ventas, Inc., where he was responsible for the firm's real estate investment activities in the seniors housing and skilled nursing industries. Prior to Ventas, Inc., from 1999 to 2007, Mr. Solari spent eight years in the healthcare investment banking group of Houlihan Lokey, where he was responsible for the origination and execution of merger and acquisition, private placement and financial restructuring engagements for the firm's healthcare clients, with particular focus on facility-based, healthcare services companies.