Mr. Wolf joined Cerberus in 1997 and is Chief Executive Officer of Cerberus Business Finance, the Firm’s middle-market direct lending platform. Since Mr. Wolf co-founded Cerberus’ lending platform over two decades ago, Cerberus Business Finance has become a recognized leader and innovator in the leveraged financed industry, with one of the largest origination platforms in the United States. With significant repeat business of leading companies and private equity sponsors, Cerberus Business Finance has provided financing to more than 245 financial sponsors as well as completed loan transactions with over 1,000 borrowers.
Prior to joining Cerberus, Mr. Wolf was Senior Vice President at Congress Financial Corporation within its business development group and was also a member of the company’s Credit Committee, where he was active in loan origination. From 1986 to 1988, Mr. Wolf completed the executive training program and worked in the middle-market lending group at Irving Trust Company. He began his career at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.
Mr. Wolf graduated magna cum laude from Drew University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and received an M.B.A. from Columbia University. Mr. Wolf is a member of the Firm’s Operating/Management Advisory Committee, Cerberus Business Finance Committee, and Private Equity Committee.