Global Net Lease, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is focused on acquiring a diversified global portfolio of commercial properties, with an emphasis on sale-leaseback transactions involving single tenant, income producing net-leased assets across the United States, Western and Northern Europe. The Company operates through activities related to investing in the real estate segment. It may also originate or acquire first mortgage loans, mezzanine loans, preferred equity, or securitized loans (secured by real estate) but does not own any of these asset types. It owns assets located in about eleven different countries. It leased space to approximately 138 different tenants doing business across 51 different industries. It owns approximately 309 properties consisting of over 39.3 million rentable square feet. In addition, its portfolio is comprised of approximately 54% industrial/distribution properties, 42% office properties, and 4% retail properties.