He succeeds John P. Case, who leaves after more that eight years at the company.
Realty Income slips 0.7% in after-hours trading.
The company also reaffirms its previously announced guidance of 2018 AFFO per share of $3.16-$3.21.
Previously: Realty Income to buy 45 properties from Brinker for $146.6M in sale-leaseback (Aug. 7)
Previously: Realty Income boosts FFO and acquisitions forecast for year (Aug. 1)
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