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Frank Bruno

Senior Managing Director
Cerberus Capital Management LP (New York, NY)


Mr. Frank W. Bruno serves as a Senior Managing Director of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. Mr. Bruno has been the President of Cerberus Global Investment Advisors, LLC since 2002 and a Managing Director at Cerberus European Investments LLC since Aug. 2003. Mr. Bruno is responsible for managing the European and Asian businesses for Cerberus, as well as its global activities in the financial services sector. He works as the Managing Director at MP Fiance B.V. since Dec. 2005. Previously, he worked as a Managing Director of Cerberus Japan, K.K. in 1998 and it's President in 1999. At Cerberus Japan, Mr. Bruno focused on analyzing corporate and industrial credits. From 1988, he was an Assistant Foreign Exchange Trader at the Bank of Tokyo, Ltd. in New York. Mr. Bruno was employed as an Associate in International Business Development at Tiffany & Co. from 1989. He previously served as a Vice President at Merrill Lynch Distressed Products Group New York and Tokyo. Mr. Bruno also served at Weber Management Consultants.


Mr. Bruno graduated from Cornell University and the Japanese Government JET program in Mie Prefecture, Japan in 1987. He received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in 1996.