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Nikhil Bhalla

Senior Vice President, Finance & Treasurer

Nikhil Bhalla is Senior Vice President, Finance and Treasure at RLJ Lodging Trust. In addition to treasury-related functions, Mr. Bhalla oversees all aspects of Corporate Strategy, Investor Relations and Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) initiatives for RLJ. He has also held roles as Vice President of Finance, where he oversaw the company’s financial planning and analysis functions.

Prior to joining RLJ in 2015, Nikhil was a Vice President of Equity Research at FBR Capital Markets & Co. and was ranked as the No. 1 stock picker by Starmine in 2014. Earlier in his career, he held positions at Host Hotels & Resorts and CB Richard Ellis.

Nikhil earned his master’s degree in management from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration.

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