Steven F. Mayer
Senior Managing Director, Co-Head Global Private Equity and Chairman of Investment Committee, Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
Manager since 2016
Steven F. Mayer is a Senior Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Private Equity and Chairman of the Investment Committee at private investment firm Cerberus Capital Management, which primarily invests in companies with the potential for significant business improvement. Prior to joining Cerberus in 2002, Mayer served as executive managing director at Gores Technology Group, a private equity investment firm. Before that, Mayer served in managing director positions at Libra Capital Partners, L.P. and its affiliates, where he co-headed the Corporate Finance division of affiliated firm U.S. Bancorp. Prior to joining Libra, Mr. Mayer was a managing director of Aries Capital Group, LLC, a private equity investment firm that he co-founded, and was a principal with Apollo Advisors, L.P. and Lion Advisors, L.P., affiliated private equity investment firms. Prior to that time, Mr. Mayer was an attorney with Sullivan & Cromwell. Mr. Mayer has served on numerous Boards of Directors of public and private companies across a broad range of industries. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Avon Products, Inc., BlueLinx Holdings Inc., Grifols S.A., Starrus Holdings Limited, and YP Holdings LLC. Mr. Mayer is a graduate of Princeton University and Harvard Law School.