Marc J. Rowan

Apollo Management, L.P.


Marc J. Rowan is a founding partner of Apollo Management, L.P., a private investment partnership that manages a series of institutional funds focused on complex equity investments, leveraged buyouts and corporate reorganizations. Prior to joining Apollo, Mr. Rowan was a member of the mergers and acquisitions department of Drexel Burnham Lambert, Incorporated, with responsibilities in high yield financing, transaction idea generation and merger structure negotiation.

Mr. Rowan currently serves on the board of directors of Unity Media, a large cable television operator Germany, NationalCinemedia, the sales and marketing arm of the three largest theatre circuits in the U.S; and MSV LP, a North American provider of Mobile Satellite Communications services; and has previously served on the boards of directors of AMC Entertainment, Wyndham International, Vail Resorts, Inc., Samsonite Corporation, SkyTerra Communications Inc., Quality Distribution, Inc., National Financial Partners, Inc., New World Communications, Inc., Furniture Brands International and Culligan Water Technologies. Mr. Rowan is also active in charitable activities. He is a founding member and serves on the executive committee of the Youth Renewal Fund and is a member of the Board of Directors of the National Jewish Outreach Program, Riverdale Country School and the Undergraduate Executive Board of The Wharton School.

Mr. Rowan graduated Summa Cum Laude from The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business with a B.S. and an MBA in Finance.