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Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE: NLY) is externally managed by Annaly Management Company LLC. Annaly's Manager guides the Company's overall business strategy and oversees our investment portfolio and financial services processes and solutions.

Our management team instills our corporate values of transparency and prudent risk management in all aspects of our business, and provides market and economic insight to all of our shareholders, investors and clients. As Annaly has grown, the strength and experience of our management team has enabled the Company to generate a consistent and proven track record of performance through a wide range of market environments

Annaly Management Company LLC employs Wellington J. Denahan, Kevin G. Keyes, Glenn A. Votek and R. Nicholas Singh.

Annaly is an externally-managed REIT, with officers and directors, but no employees.

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Management Team
Wellington J. Denahan
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Wellington J. Denahan is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Annaly. Ms. Denahan is a founder of Annaly. Prior to co-founding Annaly, Ms. Denahan worked on the fixed income desk at Wertheim Schroder and Co., Inc. She has a degree in Finance from Florida State University. She currently chairs the MREIT council at NAREIT.

Kevin G. Keyes

Mr. Keyes is President of Annaly and is also a member of the Board of Directors. Prior to being named to his current role, Mr. Keyes served as Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Capital Markets at Annaly. Mr. Keyes has over 20 years of Capital Markets and Investment Banking experience. He joined Annaly in 2009 from Bank of America Merrill Lynch where he served in various senior management and business origination roles since 2005. Prior to that, Mr. Keyes also worked at Credit Suisse First Boston from 1997 until 2005 in various capital markets roles and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter from 1990 until 1997 in various investment banking positions. Mr. Keyes has a BA in Economics and a BS in Business Administration (ALPA Program) from the University of Notre Dame.

R. Nicholas Singh
Chief Legal Officer

R. Nicholas Singh is Chief Legal Officer of Annaly. Prior to joining the company in February 2005, Mr. Singh was a partner at the law firm McKee Nelson, LLP. Mr. Singh received a JD from American University, a MA from Columbia University and a BA from Carleton College.

Glenn A. Votek
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Votek has over 20 years of financial and operational experience with particular expertise in risk management, capital raising, liability management and regulatory oversight. Mr. Votek joined the Company in May 2013 from CIT Group where he was an Executive Vice President and Treasurer since 1999 and President of Consumer Finance since 2012. At CIT, Mr. Votek was responsible for all functional areas of CIT’s treasury group, including capital markets, securitization, asset/liability management, hedging, international treasury, cash management, and banking and rating agency relations. He was also actively involved in the investor marketing activities at CIT. Included among his committee memberships were: Asset Liability Management Committee, Financial Disclosure Committee, Pension Investments Committee and the Employee Benefit Plans Committee. He also previously served as Chairman of the Board of CIT Bank.

Mr. Votek joined CIT in November 1999 following its acquisition of Newcourt Credit Group, at which time he was appointed Treasurer. Prior to the acquisition, he was the Treasurer of Newcourt Credit Corp. and AT&T Capital Corporation. Mr. Votek has also held various treasury and financial management positions within AT&T Corporation, Amerada Hess Corporation and Westinghouse Credit Corporation. Mr. Votek earned a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from Rutgers University, where he remains active as an executive mentor for MBA students, and attended the Executive Education Program of the Colgate W. Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia.


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