Anderson Evenings 2015 - Jeffrey Deutschman '81

Relive Alumni Weekend 2014

Jeffrey Deutschman '81

Apollo Global Management Center, L.P.

Mr. Deutschman has spent more than 30 years in the turnaround, private equity and lending business. He graduated from Columbia University and the Anderson Graduate School of Management, and started his career with Grisanti & Galef/The Spectrum Group in 1981 which played a hands on role managing and turning around companies it had acquired. Mr. Deutschman was a Co-Founder of Aurora Capital in Los Angeles and a Co-Founder of Crown Capital in New York before joining Stone Tower as a partner in 2006. Mr. Deutschman joined Apollo in 2012 when Apollo acquired Stone Tower, and is a Managing Director in the Opportunistic Credit Group. Apollo's Opportunistic Credit Group is focused on a wide variety of lending strategies including lending to companies acquired by private equity sponsors and financial entrepreneurs, middle market energy and natural resource companies, specialty finance companies, and companies experiencing financial challenges. Apollo's Opportunistic Credit Group is part of Apollo's $105 billion Credit business, which, along with Apollo's Private Equity Group and Real Estate Group, manages in excess of $180 billion of assets.