Mr. Kapadia leads Cerberus’ industrials private equity business. Mr. Kapadia has nearly 25 years of private equity experience across various industries and led Cerberus’ acquisitions of ABC Technologies, Cyanco, Blue Bird, Sparton Corporation, Peguform, Tower International, Reydel, North American Bus Industries, and Guilford Mills. He has served on the Board of Directors for a number of Cerberus portfolio companies and currently sits on the Board of ABC Technologies, Cyanco, and Sparton.
Prior to joining Cerberus, Mr. Kapadia served in various capacities at The Carlyle Group and Carlyle Management Group, an affiliate of The Carlyle Group dedicated to turnaround and special situation investments. From 1994 to 1996, Mr. Kapadia was a Financial Analyst with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.
Mr. Kapadia graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. He holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania’s The Wharton School, and a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Engineering & Applied Science.