Kenneth Riis - Drive Shack CEO and President and Director

Mr. Kenneth M. Riis serves as Director of Newcastle Investment Corporationration He was President Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Riis was appointed Chief Executive Officer by our Board of Directors on February 21 2007. On that date Mr. Riis was also unanimously elected as one of our directors. Mr. Riis was our President since our inception and a Managing Director of our manager an affiliate of Fortress Investment Group LLC since December 2001. Mr. Riis is also the President of Newcastle Investment Holdings LLC . From November 1996 to December 2001 Mr. Riis was an independent consultant for our manager as well as other financial companies. From 1989 to 1996 Mr. Riis was a Principal and Managing Director of the real estate finance group at Donaldson Lufkin Jenrette. Mr. Riiss knowledge skill expertise and experience as described above as well as his deep familiarity with our Company led our Board of Directors to conclude that Mr. Riis should be elected to serve as a director.
Age: 54  CEO Since 2016      
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Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 2.0 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $2.0 of profit. This is way below average.
The company has 1.35B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 5.24 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. Drive Shack has Current Ratio of 0.7 suggesting that it has not enough short term capital to pay financial commitments when the payables are due.

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Entity Summary

Newcastle Investment Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust in the United States. Drive Shack (NCT) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA and employs 4,400 people.

Drive Shack Leadership Team

Randal Nardone, Secretary
Sara Yakin, COO
Julien Hontang, Principal Accounting Officer
Clifford Press, Independent Director
Maciej Strozyk, Member of the Management Board
Alan Tyson, Independent Director
Wesley Edens, Chairman of the Board
Justine Cheng, CFO, COO and Treasurer
Mariusz Skowronek, Investor Relations Contact Officer
Stuart McFarland, Independent Director
Daniele Zoni, Member of the Management Board
Tommaso Cibrario, Member of the Supervisory Board
Kevin Finnerty, Independent Director
Elad Amir, Vice President - Finance
Tamar Rubinstein, CEO
David McKown, Independent Director
Lawrence Goodfield, CFO, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer
Kenneth Riis, CEO and President and Director
Aleksander Mokrzycki, Member of the Supervisory Board
Michal Kurzynski, Member of the Supervisory Board
Eun Nam, Interim Chief Accounting Officer
Sarah Watterson, President CEO
Karol Szymanski, Member of the Supervisory Board
Michal Bartkowiak, Member of the Supervisory Board
Grzegorz SpuzSzpos, Independent Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Alberto Scibona, Member of the Management Board
Luigi Monaco, Chairman of the Management Board
Gili Asaf, Director
Marta Smolka, Member of the Supervisory Board

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