KREF KKR Real Estate Finance Trust

Employees

Data from SEC filings
Employee count

Shareholder alignment

Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

On April 27, 2020, KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2020 annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). A quorum was present at the meeting, as required by the Company’s Amended and Restated Bylaws. The immediately following charts set forth the number of votes cast for and against, the number of votes withheld and abstained, and the number of broker non-votes with respect to each matter voted upon by stockholders, as applicable.

Proposal 1 – Election of Directors

The following eight individuals were elected to the Company’s Board of Directors to serve as directors until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until their successors have been duly elected and qualified.

Votes
For
Votes
Withheld
Broker
Non-Votes
Terrance R. Ahern53,451,3326,504,5237,897,220
Irene M. Esteves54,471,0215,484,8347,897,220
Todd A. Fisher50,652,7899,303,0667,897,220
Jonathan A. Langer59,748,660207,1957,897,220
Christen E.J. Lee53,597,8196,358,0367,897,220
Paula Madoff59,738,333217,5227,897,220
Deborah H. McAneny58,987,709968,1467,897,220
Ralph F. Rosenberg44,096,93115,858,9247,897,220

Proposal 2 – Ratification of the Appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the Fiscal Year Ending December 31, 2020

The appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020 was ratified.

Votes
For
Votes
Against
Votes
Abstained
50,315,84243,3107,339