Vice Chairman and Senior Managing Director at Cerberus
Lenard Tessler is currently Vice Chairman and Senior Managing Director of private investment firm Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., where he is a member of the Cerberus Capital Management Investment Committee.
Prior to joining Cerberus in 2001, Lenard served as Managing Partner of TGV Partners from 1990 to 2001, a private equity firm which he founded. Earlier in his career, he was a founding partner of Levine, Tessler, Leichtman & Co., and a founder, Director and Executive Vice President of Walker Energy Partners.
Lenard is currently Lead Director of Albertsons Companies, and a director of Keane Group, Inc. He is also a Trustee of the New York-Presbyterian Hospital where he is a member of the Investment Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee.
Lenard is a graduate of the University of Miami and received a MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University.