Byron L. Boston

Treasurer, Salzburg Global Seminar; President and CEO, Dynex Capital

Byron Boston is president, chief executive officer, and co-chief investment officer of Dynex Capital (NYSE:DX), a leading real estate investment trust with approximately $4 billion in managed assets. He is responsible for all strategy and operations as well as fostering and maintaining key relationships with shareholders, creditors, and dealers. He also leads the day-to-day investment, financing, hedging, and financial reporting decisions. Additionally, Byron is a member of Dynex Capital's Board of Directors. He is a seasoned investment professional with thirty-seven years of experience in the fixed income capital markets and the U.S. housing finance system. Since January of 2004, he has built two successful public companies: Dynex Capital and Sunset Financial Resources. Prior to Dynex, Byron served in a senior leadership role in the investment division of Freddie Mac for seven years. Between 1981 and 1997, Byron developed his career as a banker and bond trader, first with Chemical Bank as a corporate banking officer and then with Credit Suisse First Boston as a mortgage-backed securities trader. He is currently also a board member of the Mortgage Bankers Association. Byron received an M.B.A. in finance and accounting from the University of Chicago and a B.A. in economics from Dartmouth College. Byron is a member of the Board of Directors of Salzburg Global Seminar.

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