MFA Board of Directors

elected directors

  • Mr. John R. Torell, IV *
    MFA Chair
    Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer
    Tudor Investment Corporation
    Greenwich, CT
  • Mr. David C. Haley *
    MFA Vice Chair
    President, Managing Director
    HBK Capital Management
    Dallas, TX
  • Mr. Todd Builione *
    MFA Secretary
    Co-Head of Hedge Funds
    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Bruce S. Darringer
    Member and Chief Operating Officer
    King Street Capital Management GP, L.L.C.
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Michael Gismondi *
    Chief Operating Officer
    Discovery Capital Management, LLC
    South Norwalk, CT
  • Mr. William R. Goodell *
    Chief Operating Officer
    Maverick Capital, Ltd.
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Christopher Greene
    Managing Director and Chief Administrative Officer
    Tudor Investment Corporation
    Greenwich, CT
  • Mr. David Harding *
    Chief Executive Officer
    Winton Capital Management Ltd.
    London, UK
  • Mr. Michael S. Harris
    Campbell & Company, Inc.
    Baltimore, MD
  • Mr. Keith L. Horn *
    Chief Operating Officer
    Elliott Management Corporation
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Henry Kenner
    Chief Executive Officer
    Arrowgrass Capital Partners LLP
    London, UK
  • Mr. Daniel H. Kochav
    Partner and Chief Operating Officer
    Tenor Capital Management Company, L.P.
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Timothy I. Levart
    Managing Member, Chief Operating Officer
    Davidson Kempner Capital Management LLC
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Mark Madden
    Chief Operating Officer & Director
    Tyrus Capital S.A.M.
  • Mr. Tracy V. Maitland
    President and Chief Investment Officer
    Advent Capital Management, LLC
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Michael Mendelson
    AQR Capital Management, LLC
    Greenwich, CT
  • Ms. Kimberly Summe *
    Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel
    Partner Fund Management, LP
    San Francisco, CA
  • Mr. Steven Wagshal
    Chief Operating Officer
    Samlyn Capital, LLC
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Weber
    President & Chief Operating Officer
    York Capital Management
    New York, NY

appointed directors

  • Mr. Howard Altman
    MFA Treasurer
    Partner, Alternative Investments
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Barry Bausano
    President, Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc. and Co-Head, Markets Prime Finance
    Deutsche Bank
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Eric R. Dinallo
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Paul Germain
    Managing Director, Global Head of Prime Services
    Credit Suisse
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Peter M. Gilbert
    Chief Investment Officer
    Lehigh University
    Bethlehem, PA
  • Ms. Teresa Heitsenrether
    Managing Director, Global Head of Prime Brokerage
    J.P. Morgan
    New York, NY
  • Ms. Yie-Hsin Hung
    Co-President of New York Life Investment Management LLC
    New York Life Investments Group
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Mikael A. Johnson
    Lead Partner, Alternative Investments
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Paul Meister
    Vice Chairman
    GCM Grosvenor
    Chicago, IL
  • Mr. David Vaughan
    Dechert LLP
    Washington, DC
  • Mr. Ash Williams
    Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer
    Florida State Board of Administration
    Tallahassee, FL

special advisor

  • Mr. Paul N. Roth
    Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
    New York, NY

(*denotes a Member of MFA’s Executive Committee)