One of the earliest stock by the Dutch East India Company
Global share of wealth by wealth group, Credit Suisse, 2021

After graduating, he initially worked at Blackstone for two months before co-founding Apollo Global Management with Leon Black and Marc Rowan in 1990.

- Josh Harris (businessman)

Notable founders included: John Hannan, Drexel's former co-director of international finance; Craig Cogut, a lawyer who worked with Drexel's high-yield division in Los Angeles; Arthur Bilger, the former head of the Drexel's corporate finance department; Antony Ressler, who worked as a senior vice president in Drexel's high yield department with responsibility for the new issue/syndicate desk; and Marc Rowan, Josh Harris and Michael Gross, who all worked under Black in the mergers and acquisitions department.

- Leon Black
One of the earliest stock by the Dutch East India Company

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Apollo Global Management

American global alternative investment management firm.

American global alternative investment management firm.

Apollo invested in AMC Theatres in 2001 and acquired the entire company in 2004
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Apollo's headquarters in the Solow Building at 9 West 57th Street in New York City, formerly occupied by Tyco
Caesars Palace, acquired as part of Apollo's LBO of Harrah's Entertainment
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Apollo lost its investment in retailer Linens 'n Things with the company's 2008 bankruptcy

Apollo was founded in 1990 by Leon Black, Josh Harris, and Marc Rowan.

Diagram of the basic structure of a generic leveraged buyout transaction

Marc Rowan

American billionaire private equity investor.

American billionaire private equity investor.

Diagram of the basic structure of a generic leveraged buyout transaction

In 1990, Rowan co-founded the private equity firm Apollo Global Management with former Drexel Burnham colleagues Leon Black and Joshua Harris.