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. Bruce S. Darringer *
    MFA Secretary
    Member and Chief Operating Officer
    King Street Capital Management GP, L.L.C.
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Timothy L. Barefield
    COO
    Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Putnam Coes
    Partner and COO
    Paulson & Co., Inc.
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Anthony J. DeLuca
    Chief Financial Officer
    Moore Capital Management, LP
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Duncan Ford *
    Partner, Chief Operating Officer
    Marshall Wace LLP
    London, UK
  • 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. Michael S. Harris *
    President
    Campbell & Company, Inc.
    Baltimore, MD
  • Mr. Christopher Hedberg
    Managing Director
    CarVal Investors
    Hopkins, MN
  • 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. Eric Komitee
    General Counsel
    Viking Global Investors LP
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Tim Levart
    Managing Member, Chief Operating Officer
    Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Mark Madden
    Chief Operating Officer & Director
    Tyrus Capital S.A.M.
    Monaco
  • Mr. Ajay Nagpal
    Chief Operating Officer
    Millennium Management LLC
    New York, NY
  • 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. Mikael A. Johnson
    MFA Treasurer
    Lead Partner, Alternative Investments
    KPMG LLP
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Paul Germain
    Managing Director, Global Head of Prime Services
    Credit Suisse
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Mike Greenstein
    Partner, Global and U.S. Alternative Investments Assurance Leader
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
    New York, NY
  • 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. Paul Meister
    Vice Chairman
    GCM Grosvenor
    Chicago, IL
  • Mr. Leonard Ng
    Partner
    Sidley Austin LLP
    London, UK
  • Mr. Alan Pace
    Managing Director, Global Head of Investor Services Sales, Citigroup
    Citi
    New York, NY
  • Mr. Ronald D. Schmitz
    Chief Investment Officer
    Virginia Retirement System
    Richmond, VA
  • Mr. Alan Thomas
    Managing Director
    Morgan Stanley Prime Brokerage
    New York, NY
  • Ms. Kimberly G. Walker
    Chief Investment Officer
    Washington University in St. Louis
    St. Louis, MO

special advisor

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

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