DIVIDEND, INCOME, REITs
President & CEO,
Capstead Mortgage Corporation
Andrew Jacobs has been with Capstead Mortgage Corporation since 1988. He was elected to the Board of Directors in 2003 and has served as president and chief executive officer since that time. Previous positions at Capstead include executive vice president of finance, senior vice president of Asset and Liability Management, and senior vice president of finance and treasurer. Mr. Jacobs also served as the principal financial officer of Tyler Cabot Mortgage Securities Fund, Inc., a closed-end registered investment company, listed on the New York Stock Exchange from 1988 until its merger into Capstead in 1992.
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