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Walter Investment Management Corp (WAC)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

George Awad

56 2016 Executive Chairman of the Board

Anthony Renzi

53 2017 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Gary Tillett

56 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

John Haas

2017 General Counsel, Chief Legal Officer, Company Secretary

Daniel Beltzman

41 2016 Director

Michael Bhaskaran

2017 Director

Neal Goldman

47 2017 Director

Alvaro de Molina

58 2012 Independent Director

William Meurer

73 2009 Independent Director

Vadim Perelman

33 2015 Independent Director

Whitney Finch

2012 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

George Awad

Mr. George M. Awad serves as Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company. He is no longer Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective June 30, 2016. Mr. Awad created and is the principal of Gibraltar Capital Corporation, a wealth management and advisory firm providing investment and business advice to wealthy, internationally-based families. He is a highly accomplished executive with exceptional operating experience in running large, global businesses across the full suite of consumer financial services products, including senior leadership roles with GE Capital (1988-2006) and Citigroup, Inc. (2006-2011), with focus on domestic and global markets. Most recently, Mr. Awad served as CEO, Consumer Finance for Citigroup, with prior positions as CEO, North America Cards and CEO, Global Consumer Group EMEA. Mr. Awad has served as a director of TransUnion Corporation since 2013 and is a member of its Audit and Compliance Committees. Mr. Awad received his MBA in Finance from the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania and holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the American University of Beirut.

Anthony Renzi

Mr. Anthony N. Renzi has been appointed as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company, effective January 19, 2017. Mr. Renzi has over 30 years of experience in mortgage banking. Since May 2012, he has served as the Chief Operating Officer for Citigroup Inc.’s North America retail bank, commercial bank and mortgage operations. In that capacity he has provided executive operations leadership for core banking and mortgage operations, customer contact centers, branch operations support, investor reporting / servicing accounting, default operations and servicing technology. Prior to working at Citibank, Mr. Renzi was the Executive Vice President — Single Family Business, Operations and Technology at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (April 2010—May 2012). Prior to that, Mr. Renzi served in various capacities at GMAC for more than 15 years, including as the Chief Operating Officer of GMAC Residential Capital and the President of GMAC Mortgage (2008—2010) and as Chief Operating Officer of GMAC Mortgage, Residential Finance Group (2006 to 2008). Mr. Renzi earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Holy Family University in Philadelphia and an MBA from Philadelphia University.

Gary Tillett

Mr. Gary L. Tillett is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Walter Investment Management Corp, He joined the Company and began serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer on March 1, 2014. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Tillett was employed by PwC for over 31 years. He most recently served as PwC’s partner responsible for the firm’s New York Metro Transaction Services practice. Prior to serving in the New York Metro Transaction Services leadership role, Mr. Tillett had responsibility for the firm’s Transaction Service practice in the Financial Services sector. Mr. Tillett advised clients on transactions involving companies in the Financial Services space, with significant recent experience in the mortgage, banking and consumer lending areas, including leading the PwC Advisory team in assisting the Company with the acquisition of GTCS Holdings LLC (“Green Tree Holdings”) in 2011. Prior to joining Transaction Services in 1998, Mr. Tillett worked in the audit practice primarily focused on public companies in the financial services industry. Mr. Tillett holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Texas at Dallas, a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Manchester, and is a Certified Public Accountant.

John Haas

Mr. John J. Haas serves as General Counsel, Chief Legal Officer, Company Secretary of the Company. Mr. Haas joined Walter in June of 2014 as Assistant General Counsel and most recently served as Acting General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer. Mr. Haas has more than 15 years of experience practicing corporate and securities law and working in finance. Before joining Walter, Mr. Haas was most recently Of Counsel for Foley & Lardner LLP in their Private Equity and Venture Capital Group. Mr. Haas also served as Executive Director, Global Capital Solutions for UBS AG and began his career as a corporate attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Mr. Haas holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Juris Doctorate.

Daniel Beltzman

Mr. Daniel G. Beltzman is Director of Walter Investment Management Corp. He is no longer Chairman of the Board effective June 30, 2016. He is co-founded Birch Run Capital Advisors, an investment advisor headquartered inNew York City, in 2006. Birch Run focuses on value-based opportunities in public or private equity or debt securities and looks to stand behind management teams and boards in their efforts to build great businesses and drive long-term shareholder value. In his current role, Mr. Beltzman oversees the investment portfolio, including formulating investment strategy and generating new investment ideas. Mr. Beltzman currently serves on the board of Directors of Regis Corporation. Mr. Beltzman holds a B.B.A and M.Acc. from theUniversity of Michigan.

Michael Bhaskaran

Mr. Michael M. Bhaskaran is Director of the Company. Mr. Bhaskaran has served as the Chief Supply Chain Officer for Staples, Inc. since 2015. From 2013 to 2015, Mr. Bhaskaran served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Information Officer of Beyondtherack.com, where he was responsible for global logistics, transportation, fulfillment and technology. Prior thereto, Mr. Bhaskaran served as Vice President, Global Logistics of Starbucks Corporation from 2012 to 2013 and Director of Global Transportation Operations & Technology of Amazon.com, Inc. from 2007 to 2012. Mr. Bhaskaran received a B.S. from Nagarjuna University in India, M.S. in Industrial Technology & Engineering from Utah State Universityand M.B.A. from Purdue University.

Neal Goldman

Mr. Neal P. Goldman is Director of the Company. Mr. Goldman is an investment professional with over twenty-five years of experience working both as an investor and advisor on complex, process-intensive deals. Mr. Goldman is currently the Managing Member of SAGE Capital Investments, LLC, a consulting firm specializing in independent board of director services, turnaround consulting, strategic planning, and special situation investments. Mr. Goldman was a Managing Director at Och Ziff Capital Management, L.P. from 2014 to 2016 and a Founding Partner of Brigade Capital Management, LLC from 2007 to 2012, which he helped build to over $12 billion in assets under management. Prior to this, Mr. Goldman was a Portfolio Manager at Mackay Shields, LLC and also held various positions at Salomon Brothers Inc., both as a mergers and acquisitions banker and as an investor in the high yield trading group. Throughout his career, Mr. Goldman has held numerous board representations including roles as an independent member of the boards of directors of Lightsquared, Inc., Pimco Income Strategy Fund I & II, and Catalyst Paper Corporation as well as a member of the boards of directors of Jacuzzi Brands and NII Holdings, Inc. Since October 2016, Mr. Goldman has served on the board of directors of Mid states Petroleum Company, Inc., an independent exploration and production company. Mr. Goldman received a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a M.B.A from the University of Illinois.

Alvaro de Molina

Mr. Alvaro G. de Molina is Independent Director of Walter Investment Management Corp. He has served as a director since September 2012. Prior to serving on the Board of Directors, Mr. de Molina served as the Chief Executive Officer of Ally Financial Inc., previously known as GMAC Inc. (“GMAC”), an automotive financing, corporate and home loan company, beginning in April 2008, and on the Board of Directors of GMAC beginning in March 2009, until resigning from both positions in November 2009. Prior to joining GMAC, Mr. de Molina was with Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., a private investment firm, and prior thereto Mr. de Molina had a 17-year career at Bank of America Corporation (“Bank of America”) where he held a number of positions in senior management, including Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Officer of Banc of America, President of Global Corporate and Investment Banking and Corporate Treasurer. Before joining Bank of America, Mr. de Molina served in the lead financial role for emerging markets at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Mr. de Molina began his career at PwC. Mr. de Molina serves on the boards of Regional Management Corp., a consumer finance company (where he is Chairman of the Board of Directors and a member of the Compensation and Human Resources Committee, Corporate Governance and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and Audit Committee) and previously Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. Mr. de Molina holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a master’s degree in business administration from Rutgers Business School.

William Meurer

Mr. William J. Meurer is Independent Director of Walter Investment Management Corp. He has served as a director of the Company since April 2009. Prior to serving on the Board of Directors, Mr. Meurer was elected to the Board of Managers of JWHHC, in anticipation of the spin-off of WIM from Walter Energy, Inc. Previously, Mr. Meurer was employed for 35 years with Arthur Andersen LLP where he served most recently as the Managing Partner for Arthur Andersen’s Central Florida operations. Since retiring from Arthur Andersen in 2000, Mr. Meurer has been a private investor and consultant. Mr. Meurer also serves on the Board of Trustees for LifeLink Foundation, Inc., as a member of the board of directors of Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated, a business process outsourcing company, and as a member of the board of directors of the Eagle Family of Mutual Funds.

Vadim Perelman

Mr. Vadim Perelman is Independent Director of Walter Investment Management Corp. He has served as a director since December 2015. Mr. Perelman is the founder and has served as the Managing Member and Chief Investment Officer of Baker Street Capital Management, LLC, the investment manager of Baker Street Capital L.P. (“BSC LP”), a private investment partnership, since its inception in 2009. Mr. Perelman also serves as the Managing Member of Baker Street Capital GP, LLC, which serves as the general partner of BSC LP. From August 2007 to September 2009, Mr. Perelman worked as a senior analyst at Force Capital Management, a fundamental value-focused investment fund. Mr. Perelman previously served on the boards of directors of USA Truck, Inc., Xyratex Ltd., Tix Corporation and Unilens Vision Inc. He holds a B.A. in Economics and Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley.

Whitney Finch