Board

Elected Directors

Mr. Jonathan Hitchon*

MFA Chair
Chief Operating Officer, Managing Director
Two Sigma Investments, LP
New York, NY

Ms. Natalie A. Birrell*

MFA Vice-Chair
Partner and Chief Operating Officer
Anchorage Capital Group, L.L.C.
New York, NY

Ms. Darcy Bradbury*

Managing Director
The D.E. Shaw Group
New York, NY

Ms. Susanne Clark

Senior Managing Director and the General Counsel
Centerbridge Partners, L.P.
New York, NY

Ms. Sally Dornaus

Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer
Bain Capital Credit and Bain Capital Public Equity
Boston, MA

Mr. Eric Epstein

President, Managing Director
Davidson Kempner Capital Management
New York, NY

Mr. Shawn Fagan

Chief Legal Officer
Citadel, LLC
Chicago, IL

Mr. Andy Genser

General Counsel
Viking Global Investors LP
New York, NY

Ms. Jody Gunderson

Managing Principal
CarVal Investors
New York, NY

Mr. Frederic Leif

Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer
Abrams Capital
Boston, MA

Mr. Adam Prestandrea

Principal, Chief Operating Officer
Element Capital
New York, NY

Mr. Gil Raviv

Global General Counsel
Millennium Management
New York, NY

Mr. Nathan Romano

Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
York Capital Management
New York, NY

Mr. James Rowen*

Chief Operating Officer
Renaissance Technologies LLC
New York, NY

Ms. Kim Rozman

Associate General Counsel
HBK Capital Management
New York, NY

Mr. Scott Schroeder

Co-Founding Partner
Balyasny Asset Management, L.P.
Chicago, IL

Mr. Zion Shohet*

Chief Operating Officer
Elliott Management Corporation
New York, NY

Ms. Dede Welles

General Counsel
PDT Partners, LLC
New York, NY

Mr. Kirk Wickman*

President
Angelo, Gordon & Co., L.P.
New York, NY

Mr. David Zirin

Pentwater Capital Management
Chief Operating Officer
Chicago, IL

Appointed Directors

Mr. Harshal Chaudhari

Chief Investment Officer – Global Pensions
General Electric
New York, NY

Mr. Peter Cherecwich

Executive Vice President
Northern Trust
Chicago, IL

Mr. Thijs Coenen

Managing Director Private Equity & Business Management
APG Asset Management
Amsterdam, NL

Mr. Marcus Frampton

Chief Investment Officer
Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
Juneau, AK

Mr. Patrick George

Head of Global Markets EMEA & Global Head of ICG
HSBC Bank Plc
London, UK

Ms. Natalie Horton

Global Head, Capital Markets Financing & Americas Head, Global Markets Financing
UBS
New York, NY

Mr. Edouard Matitia-Cohen

Managing Director and Global Head of Equity Financing Distribution
Bank of America Merill Lynch
New York, NY

Mr. Eamon McCooey

Managing Director, Head of Prime Services
Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
New York, NY

Mr. Steve Meyer

Executive Vice President, Head of Global Wealth Management Services
SEI
Oaks, PA

Mr. Cedric Pauwels

North American Head of Equities & Securities Services
Citi
New York, NY

Ms. Kelly Rau

Audit Partner
KPMG
New York, NY

Mr. Peter Salvage

Managing Director, Global Head of Credit Fund Services
BNY Mellon
New York, NY

Mr. Daniel Spies

Partner
Sidley Austin LLP
New York, NY

Mr. Joe Wiggins

MFA Secretary and Treasurer
Partner and U.S. Leader of PricewaterhouseCoopers Assurance Alternatives Practice
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Chicago, IL

Special Advisor

Mr. Richard Portogallo

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