Founded in 1992, Cerberus is a trusted partner to many of the world’s most respected investors in credit, private equity, and real estate. For more than a quarter century, we have provided capital solutions and operating expertise to help companies and properties around the world improve performance and drive value creation.
We believe strong risk-adjusted returns can be generated in any market environment with the right teams, strategies, and operating capabilities. During different market cycles, we leverage the flexibility and synergy across our integrated investment platforms, as well as our proprietary operating capabilities, to create an edge for our investors and business partners to succeed.
Our multi-disciplinary investment platforms provide our investors with expertise across asset classes, sectors, and geographies, all in one place. Collaboration across our investment platforms enhances our ability to source, underwrite, and structure innovative investment solutions. We leverage our deep resources within our platforms, and investment flexibility across them, to deliver sharper insights, uncover greater opportunities, and deploy capital where we see the most compelling value around the world.
Our proprietary operating capabilities enable us to address complex or transformational opportunities as a long-term strategic partner. Across our investment strategies, we seek to utilize our operating capabilities to improve risk-adjusted returns for our investors, rather than rely on financial engineering or arbitrary growth theses.
We have more than 785 dedicated professionals working from 21 offices around the world, including approximately 220 investment professionals and over 110 operating executives and functional experts. Our experienced and tenured senior teams provide cohesion, stability, and the important trust factor to our investors and business partners. Our continuity and consistency enable us to collaborate effectively and act with speed and certainty.
Cerberus has one of the most experienced and tenured leadership teams in our industry. We have more than 80 managing directors and senior leaders who have been working together at Cerberus for over a decade. This level of continuity is distinctive and enables us to collaborate effectively across disciplines, identify opportunities across markets and sectors, and act with certainty.