There were 1,009 press releases posted in the last 24 hours and 202,243 in the last 365 days.

Ricardo A. Anzaldua Appointed General Counsel at Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac’s William H. McDavid Retires

/EIN News/ -- MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that Executive Vice President Ricardo A. Anzaldua has been appointed general counsel and corporate secretary, succeeding William H. McDavid, who retired this month. Anzaldua joined Freddie Mac in May as executive vice president and senior legal advisor.

Ricardo A. Anzaldua
Freddie Mac Executive Vice President Ricardo A. Anzaldua appointed general counsel and corporate secretary

“In a short period of time, Ricardo has become a valuable member of Freddie Mac’s executive team, providing sound advice and thoughtful counsel on many important issues affecting our company. His judgment and forward thinking will serve us well as we continue our company’s transformation,” said Freddie Mac CEO Donald H. Layton. “I’d like to again thank Bill McDavid for his many contributions to making Freddie Mac a fundamentally better company, and we wish him all the best in his retirement.”

Prior to joining Freddie Mac, Anzaldua was executive vice president and general counsel of MetLife, Inc., from 2012 until 2017. From 2007 to 2012, he held senior positions in the legal department of the Hartford Financial Services Group. He began his legal career at the law firm of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP, where he became a partner in 1999. Mr. Anzaldua received a bachelor’s degree from Brown University in 1979 and his juris doctorate from Harvard Law School in 1990.

Freddie Mac makes home possible for millions of families and individuals by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Since our creation by Congress in 1970, we’ve made housing more accessible and affordable for homebuyers and renters in communities nationwide. We are building a better housing finance system for homebuyers, renters, lenders and taxpayers. Learn more at, Twitter @FreddieMac and Freddie Mac’s blog

MEDIA CONTACT: Frederick Solomon

A photo accompanying this announcement is available at

Freddie Mac logo.jpg