Mr. Tessler joined Cerberus in 2001. Prior to joining Cerberus, Mr. Tessler served as Managing Partner of TGV Partners from 1990 to 2001, a private equity firm that he founded. From 1987 to 1990, he was a founding partner of Levine, Tessler, Leichtman & Co. From 1982 to 1987, he was a founder, Director and Executive Vice President of Walker Energy Partners. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Albertsons Companies where he serves as Lead Director, a member of the Board of Directors of Keane Group Holdings LLC and a Trustee of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital where he is also a member of the Investment Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee. Mr. Tessler is a graduate of the University of Miami and received an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Tessler is a member of the Cerberus Capital Management Private Equity Investment Committee.