Mark C. Biderman
Mark C. Biderman serves as a member of the GECC Board. Prior to joining the Board of GECC, Mr. Biderman served as a member of the Full Circle Board and as chairman of Full Circle’s audit committee. Mr. Biderman also served as the chairman of the Special Committee of Full Circle’s board that negotiated the merger. Mr. Biderman currently serves as a member of the board of directors and audit committee of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc., a real estate investment trust. Mr. Biderman also serves as a director and as the chairman of the audit committee of Atlas Energy Group, LLC. Mr. Biderman served as a member of the board of directors and audit committee of Atlas Energy GP, LLC, the general partner of Atlas Energy, L.P., a midstream energy service provider, from February 2011 until February 2015. Mr. Biderman served as a member of the board of directors of Atlas Energy, Inc., an independent natural gas producer, from July 2009 through February 2011. Mr. Biderman served as vice chairman of National Financial Partners, Corp. (NFP), a financial services company focused on distributing financial products, from September 2008 through December 2008. From November 1999 until September 2008, Mr. Biderman served as NFP’s executive vice president and chief financial officer. From May 1987 to October 1999, Mr. Biderman served as managing director and head of the Financial Institutions Group at CIBC World Markets, an investment banking firm, and its predecessor, Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. (Oppenheimer). Prior to investment banking, he was an equity research analyst covering the commercial banking industry. Mr. Biderman was on the ‘‘Institutional Investor’’ All American Research Team from 1973 to 1985 and was First Team Bank Analyst in 1974 and 1976. Mr. Biderman chaired the Due Diligence Committee at CIBC and served on the Commitment and Credit Committees. Mr. Biderman serves on the Board of Governors and as treasurer of Hebrew Union College- Jewish Institute of Religion and on the Advisory Council of the Program in Judaic Studies of Princeton University. Mr. Biderman is a Chartered Financial Analyst.