Eric Lurie Press

Eric Lurie Press

Mr. Press is a Senior Partner at Apollo having joined in 1998. In his years with Apollo, he has been involved in many of the firm’s investments in basic industrials, metals, lodging/gaming/leisure and financial services.

Prior to joining Apollo in 1998, Mr. Press was associated with the law firm of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, specializing in mergers, acquisitions, restructurings and related financing transactions. From 1987 to 1989, Mr. Press was a consultant with The Boston Consulting Group, a management consulting firm focused on corporate strategy.

Mr. Press currently serves on the boards of directors of Apollo Commercial Real Estate, Inc., ADT, LifePoint and Constellis.

Mr. Press graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College with an AB in Economics and Yale Law School, where he was a Senior Editor of the Yale Law Journal.