CEO - Iron Horse Acquisition Corp. and Dedication Capital, LLC
Steven Mayer is the Chief Executive Officer of Iron Horse Acquisition Corp. and Dedication Capital, LLC, privately held investment vehicles. From 2002 until 2018, he held a variety of senior positions with Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. and Cerberus California, LLC, affiliated private investment firms, most recently serving as Senior Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Private Equity, and Chairman of the Cerberus Investment Committee.
Previously, Mr. Mayer was an executive managing director of Gores Technology Group, a private equity investment firm that acquires controlling interests in and manages underperforming and non-core technology and telecommunications companies. Prior to joining Gores, Mr. Mayer served as a managing director of Libra Capital Partners, L.P. and Aries Capital Group, LLC, and was a principal with Apollo Advisors, L.P. and Lion Advisors, L.P., affiliated private equity investment firms. Prior to that time, Mr. Mayer was an attorney with Sullivan & Cromwell specializing in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, leveraged buyouts and corporate finance.
Mr. Mayer has served as a member of the board of directors or equivalent body of a large number of companies in a wide variety of industries in the United States and Europe, and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Grifols, S.A. and the Board of Supervisors of Syntellix AG.
Mr. Mayer holds a Bachelor in Arts from Princeton University and a Degree in Law (JD, Juris Doctor) from Harvard Law School.