Mr. Kapadia joined Cerberus in 2003. Prior to joining Cerberus, from 1996 to 2003, Mr. Kapadia served in various capacities with The Carlyle Group, a global private investment firm, and Carlyle Management Group, an affiliate of The Carlyle Group dedicated to turnaround and special situation investments. Prior to joining Carlyle, from 1994 to 1996, Mr. Kapadia was a financial analyst with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, an investment banking firm. Mr. Kapadia serves on the Board of Directors of Blue Bird Corporation and Tower International and is the Chairman of the Compensation Committee of both companies. Mr. Kapadia is also a member of the Board of Directors of Reydel Automotive. Mr. Kapadia is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.