KREF KKR Real Estate Finance Trust


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 23, 2021, KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2021 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 WithheldBroker

Terrance R. Ahern49,910,441 6,688,924 7,055,420
Irene M. Esteves48,004,131 8,595,234 7,055,420
Todd A. Fisher46,112,824 10,486,541 7,055,420
Jonathan A. Langer56,250,367 348,998 7,055,420
Christen E.J. Lee49,760,769 6,838,596 7,055,420
Paula Madoff56,222,026 377,339 7,055,420
Deborah H. McAneny56,216,961 382,404 7,055,420
Ralph F. Rosenberg46,100,73710,498,6287,055,420

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, 2021

The appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021 was ratified.


Votes AgainstVotes AbstainedBroker