Two Harbors Investment Corp. Appoints Christine Battist as Managing Director
NEW YORK, September 8, 2011 – Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE: TWO; NYSE Amex: TWO.WS) today announced the appointment of Christine Battist as Managing Director. In this role, Ms. Battist will have primary responsibility for the company’s investor relations and financial communications programs.
Previously, Ms. Battist was Director of Investor Relations for The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS), and was recognized by Institutional Investor magazine in 2010 as a Top 10 Investor Relations Professional. Prior to her investor relations role, she was Director of Financial Compliance for The Mosaic Company, and prior to that she was Director of Internal Audit for Tuesday Morning Corporation (NASDAQ: TUES). Ms. Battist began her career with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where she gained a decade of experience managing financial audit engagements for public companies in the U.S. capital and debt markets. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from St. Norbert College and is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in the State of Texas.
“Christine is a consummate investor relations professional with extensive finance and communications credentials,” said Thomas Siering, Two Harbors’ President and Chief Executive Officer. “We are delighted to welcome her to Two Harbors at this important stage in our development as a public company. Christine brings a stellar track record of strategic execution and financial acumen that will be a great asset to our company as we seek to accelerate our investor relations program and build visibility for Two Harbors in both the mortgage industry and U.S. capital markets.”
Two Harbors Investment Corp.
Two Harbors Investment Corp., a Maryland corporation, is a real estate investment trust that invests in residential mortgage-backed securities, residential mortgage loans and other financial assets. Two Harbors is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, and is externally managed and advised by PRCM Advisers, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pine River Capital Management L.P. Additional information is available at www.twoharborsinvestment.com.
Stockholders and warrant holders of Two Harbors, and other interested persons, may find additional information regarding the company at the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Internet site at www.sec.gov or by directing requests to: Two Harbors Investment Corp., 601 Carlson Parkway, Suite 150, Minnetonka, MN 55305, telephone 612-629-2500.
Christine Battist, Investor Relations, Two Harbors Investment Corp., 612-629-2507.