Global Conference 2017
Co-Head of Global Private Equity and Senior Managing Director, Cerberus Capital Management
Steven F. Mayer is senior managing director, co-head of global private equity, and chairman of the investment committee of Cerberus Capital Management, LP. Cerberus, a private investment firm with approximately $34 billion of capital under management, acquires, and invests in equity and debt of companies that exhibit the potential for business improvement or are otherwise not considered core by their current owners. As the co-head of Cerberus' global private equity group and chairman of its investment committee, Mr. Mayer oversees acquisitions of controlling and substantial minority equity interests in companies involved in the technology, telecommunications, media, health care, consumer products, manufacturing, business services, and other industries, primarily in the United States and Europe. Mr. Mayer received his A.B., cum laude, from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and his J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School.