Lenard  Tessler

Lenard Tessler

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.